To Know, Engage, Imagine

A life mission statement from Dr. Maulana Karenga, during an interview on the Tightrope Podcast with Cornel West and Tricia Rose.

I start from the fundamental assumption that this is our duty: to know our past and honor it, to engage our present and improve it, and to imagine a whole new world and to forge it in the most ethical, effective and expansive way.

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