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President Trump issues statement on Kwanzaa

Two children light the Kinara to celebrate Kwanzaa. Photo: David Cooper / Toronto Star via Getty Images

Today marks the first day of Kwanzaa, a weeklong celebration of African American heritage and culture. Together, let us celebrate during this joyous time the richness of the past and look with hope toward a brighter future.As families and friends join to light the Kinara, Melania and I extend our warmest wishes for a joyful holiday season and a prosperous year to come.

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