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The Legitimacy of Kwanzaa - 1973

In this clip Brother Imara defends the legitimacy of Kwanzaa. "Some blacks feel that that's so strange, that someone could sit down and write a set of principles, and that these principles should be followed. By what authority should he write them? They forget that in almost any great epoch of our society somebody sets up a set of principles that happen to catch on with the people. And the symbols wouldn't catch if they weren't real."