Apologies if I overstep my bounds when I say this but I notice a trend around this time of year which is white people joking that they celebrate Kwanzaa, (it has a similar vibe/type of humor as when white people refer to each other using African-American names as a joke) and I just wanna say that’s racist and offensive as fuck, white people we need to cut that disrespectful shit out.  Thanks for listening.

But for many of us who took part in or were simply aware of the Black Panther Party in the late 60s and early 70s, the Kwaanza holiday is inseparable from the career and persona of its inventor, Ron Karenga, now a tenured professor in California. Back in the day, Karenga headed up an organization called US. As a tool of COINTELPRO, the federal counterintelligence program directed at movement organizations, Karenga’s US organization murdered 2 leading members of the Black Panther Party in Los Angeles, Alprentice “Bunchy” Carter and John Huggins, and 2 more in San Diego, Sylvester Bell and John Savage. To my knowledge, Mr. Karenga has never expressed the faintest remorse or regret for these murders, or for his part in furthering the nefarious aims of federal and local police agencies in their assault upon the movement of those times. Karenga was later convicted along with his wife, of kidnapping and torturing two women in his own organization, a crime for which he served 4 years in prison, and one of which he still claims to be innocent. Some of Karenga’s close and credible associates however, like former US chair Wesley Kabaila, maintain Karenga was not only responsible for those women’s torture, but that it was part of an ongoing pattern over the years.

[141218] @BOYF_JM Ah so prettyㅋㅋㅋ Ilayda, Aleyna, when did you grow up this big!!!!ㅠㅠ Also, thank you to our fans who came to the premiere despite the cold weather today I love you See you tomorrow at Music Bank!! Please give lots of love to ‘The Snow Queen 2’ as well!

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