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Kwanzaa The First Fruits Celebration Kujichagulia Day

December 26, 2015
Kwanzaa The First Fruits Celebration Kujichagulia Day

Today , the second day of Kwanzaa is Kujichagulia (Self-determination) Day. The essence of the meaning of this principle is for African Americans to think and act in their own interest based on their own particular needs and grounded in their history and culture. Every people thinks and acts from its cultural and historical...
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Self-Determination/Kujichagulia: Second Day of Kwanzaa

December 26, 2012
Self-Determination/Kujichagulia: Second Day of Kwanzaa

HAPPY KWANZAA A Celebration of Family, Community, and Culture The Kujichagulia Principle:: “Commitment, duty, and responsibility to speak and act in the interest of African Americans and the human good.” Kujichagulia Theme: Dignity and Respect Today is the second day of Kwanzaa. Family (and friends) come together to celebrate the Self-Determination principle. At the...
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Kwanzaa: The Kujichagulia/Self-Determination Principle

December 5, 2012
Kwanzaa: The Kujichagulia/Self-Determination Principle

Kujichagulia/Self-determination: “Commitment, duty, and responsibility to speak and act in the interest of African Americans and the human good.” Kwanzaa was created to introduce and reinforce the 7 Principles and reinforced the bonds of family and community.  The Seven Principles were viewed and still remain the “moral minimum” set of values which African Americans...
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Kujichagulia/Self-Determination: Day Two of Kwanzaa

December 26, 2010
Kujichagulia/Self-Determination: Day Two of Kwanzaa

A Celebration of Family, Community and the Common Good Self-Determination/Kujichagulia To define the world in our own image and interest, placing African people and our history and culture at the center of our worldview and social reality Perspective on Self-Determination Implied and embedded in the principle self-determination is the notion of respect which a...
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Kwanzaa: 2010 Teachers Curriculum- Self-Determination Principle

December 9, 2010
Kwanzaa: 2010 Teachers Curriculum- Self-Determination Principle

A Note to Teachers on How Kwanzaa Can Be Used for All Students to Improve Academic and School Performance Kwanzaa was created in 1966 to introduce and reinforce 7 guiding principles which were viewed as essential to healthy personal, family, school, and neighborhood development.  Observed with fidelity, Kwanzaa can be a value added holiday,...
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SELF-DETERMINATION: SECOND DAY OF KWANZAA- KUJICHAGULIA DAY

December 27, 2009

Kwanzaa is now observed as a national holiday by countless people in homes schools and public and private institutions across the United States.  Like African American History Month, Kwanzaa is a part of the cultural fabric of America and is a special time for African Americans to celebrate the joys of family and community,...
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