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Hundreds gather for Kwanzaa celebration
Hundreds gather for Kwanzaa celebration

Micha Broadnax has never formally celebrated Kwanzaa, but on Saturday she came to Baltimore in search of the holiday. "It's something I've wanted to do," said Broadnax, a graduate student from Boston in Maryland visiting family for winter break, and one of hundreds to attend the Kwanzaa festivities Saturday at the Reginald F. Lewis Museum of Maryland African American History & Culture. Broadnax, 23, said she sought out the event in part as a reaction to the recent violence, protests and riots in the wake of police killings in Ferguson, Mo., and elsewhere. "These last few weeks I have been feeling down," she said, as drums sounded in the nearby auditorium....

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