Tag: culture

KENDRICK LAMAR

Few hip-hop stars have arrived as fully formed as 25-year-old Kendrick Lamar. Hailing from the MC hotbed of Compton, Lamar has been cranking out increasingly adventurous mixtapes since he was a teen, at first under the name K.Dot (a moniker he later abandoned). But with the release last […]

Kwanzaa Begins

Kwanzaa is a week long celebration observed by African-American and Pan-African communities. It begins on December 26 and ends on January 1st. It is a celebration of family, community, and culture. Kwanzaa was created in 1966 by Dr. Maulana Karenga, professor of African Studies at California State University. […]