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The History of #BankBlack: From MLK to Today

We remember and celebrate the great Martin Luther King, Jr. on the third Monday of January, just after what would have been his 88th birthday. MLK, one of the most prominent and influential people in Black history, was assassinated nearly 50 years ago on April...

Imani, The Seventh Principle of Kwanzaa

We must believe that our dreams are within our reach, which brings us to the seventh and most powerful principle, Imani or faith.It may not be easy, but faith - especially during difficult times - brings us closer to making our dreams a reality. Lighting the...

Kuumba, The Sixth Principle of Kwanzaa

Kwanzaa isn't only about practical ways of uplifting the community. The sixth principle - Kuumba - is the perfect example of this because it celebrates creativity."Creativity means to perform acts that leave our community more beautiful and beneficial than we inherited it."-Dr. Maulana KarangaLighting the...

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