Posts Tagged: Black Community

Kwanzaa

Day 2 of Kwanzaa – Self Determination

The Second Day of Kwanzaa (December 27) On the second day the black candle is again lit, as well as the farthest red candle on the left. This represents the 2nd principle of Kwanzaa –Kujichagulia (koo-jee-chah-goo-LEE-ah): Self-Determination. Again a statement about the second principle and its meaning might be made. Or possibly a passage or… Read more »

Janet Jackson

Janet Jackson Reveals Personal Battle

Janet Jackson reveals personal battle.  There was a time in the black community where we never talked about being depressed or having any connection with depression.  Even when there is a family members struggling with depression, or  bi polar disorder it was kept on the low.  Now people are opening up about experiences with depression. … Read more »