Rastafari

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Name: Rastafari
First reported Oct 26 2014 - Updated Oct 26 2014 - 1 reports

Reggae Culture Salute to honour Griffiths

"Just the quality of the music, folks are in for a treat. It is a harmonious coming together of artistes and sounds. Musically, it is a balanced harmonious delivery of reggae music that people will get on November 3," she told The Sunday Gleaner, noting ... [Published Jamaica Gleaner - Oct 26 2014]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

Rastas Want Govt’s To Apologise For ‘Atrocities’

“Thereis no principle in law which permits the organizersof a criminal enterprise to escape responsibilitybecause others collaborated in carrying outthe enterprise. Legal responsibility is notaffected by any collaboration,” Pattersonsaid.“It wasEuropean ... [Published The Voice St Lucia - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

Rastafarian leader urges members to emulate Nation of Islam teachings ‎

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Members of the Rastafari group in Jamaica today showed their appreciation to Nation of Islam leader Lious Farrakhan at the staging of the Million Man March now underway at the National Arena. ... [Published Jamaica Observer - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

Reggae is the way for Amador Valley grad

Harrison Stafford was only 7 years old when he heard the distinctive one-drop rhythm of Bob Marley coming from his older brother's room. He was hooked."My brother was listening to Bob Marley's 'Legend' album," Stafford, now 37, recalled. "From that point ... [Published PleasantonWeekly.com - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 19 2014 - Updated Oct 19 2014 - 1 reports

More commitment pledged to Reparations continuity

Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda, Gaston Browne has registered his commitment to continue the Region’s push towards Reparations for Native Genocide and Slavery.Leaders from across the Caribbean were last week in Antigua and Barbuda for the second ... [Published Kaieteur News - Oct 19 2014]
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 1 reports

Rastafarian Religious Beliefs, Practices, and Culture

Did You Know?The Rastafari vocabulary substitutes most negative words in the English language with positive ones. For example, "dedicated", "oppressed", and "understand" are substituted with "lavicated", "downpressed", and "overstand" (respectively), ... [Published Buzzle.com - Oct 18 2014]
First reported Oct 13 2014 - Updated Oct 13 2014 - 1 reports

Parliament must be made to decide the way to reparations

Dear Editor,Having waited this long for the report from the National Research Council, which I have now read and digested, I must express my disappointment at the glaring omission of the most important element of this fight, which is that it needs a political ... [Published Jamaica Observer - Oct 13 2014]
First reported Oct 12 2014 - Updated Oct 12 2014 - 1 reports

Two ounces not enough

In June of this year, Justice Minister Mark Golding told Parliament that by the end of September, paperwork surrounding the decriminalisation of marijuana would be drafted, allowing amendments to the Criminal Records (Rehabilitation of Offenders) Act ... [Published Jamaica Gleaner - Oct 12 2014]
First reported Oct 10 2014 - Updated Oct 10 2014 - 1 reports

'Free up the weed' finds favour

Gary Spaulding, Senior Gleaner WriterThere was nothing hazy about the signals coming from Jamaicans that the Government's decision to decriminalise the use of small quantities of ganja was long overdue.Following years of agitation to 'free up the weed', ... [Published Jamaica Gleaner - Oct 10 2014]
First reported Oct 08 2014 - Updated Oct 08 2014 - 1 reports

Rasta Weed Live Wallpaper

Get " " and join the Rastafari movement today! If you already feel like a Rasta man and you take this religion as a way of life, this animated background is exactly what you need! Customize your phone with Rasta wallpapers depicting "weed leaves", Rasta ... [Published ZDNet - Oct 08 2014]
First reported Oct 07 2014 - Updated Oct 07 2014 - 1 reports

Tuesday's boys' cross-country roundup — updated at 6:27 p.m.

OCIAA at Valley CentralScores and key: Warwick (W) – d. Kingston 21-34; d. Valley Central 15-50; Kingston (K) – d. Valley Central (VC) 15-50.Individual (3.1 miles): 1. Dan Peterson (W) 15:50; 2. Matt Adolph (W) 15:55; 3. Thorr Trowbridge (K) 16:01; 4. ... [Published Record Online - Oct 07 2014]
First reported Oct 02 2014 - Updated Oct 02 2014 - 1 reports

Beloved Band TreeHouse! Releases Next Great Reggae Album “Lifted”

The reggae genre is lucky to have one of the finest musical groups currently performing in its ranks. TreeHouse! has earned the support of legions of fans by producing authentic, powerful and exciting reggae jam rock music. Members Jeremy Anderson (vocals/guitar), ... [Published Digital Journal - Oct 02 2014]

Quotes

After commending the Marley brothers for organising a reggae cruise, Jah Cure briefly spoke about his incarceration. "You have some big artistes that are currently in prison. Artistes like Buju Banton and Vybz Kartel. I know from experience that prison nuh easy" he stated
"Just the quality of the music, folks are in for a treat. It is a harmonious coming together of artistes and sounds. Musically, it is a balanced harmonious delivery of reggae music that people will get on November 3" she told The Sunday Gleaner, noting that the event will be streamed live on pay-per-view
"I make my living touring outside of America -- South America, Australia, New Zealand," Stafford said. "We draw 5,000 in Paris and 10,000 in Sao Paulo. Groundation has a unique sound, reggae and elements of jazz."

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Ethiopia advocate Ras Seymour Mclean passes away [Published Voice Online - Oct 29 2014]
Welcome to Jamrock Cruise makes splash [Published Jamaica Gleaner - Oct 27 2014]
Reggae Culture Salute to honour Griffiths [Published Jamaica Gleaner - Oct 26 2014]
OCIAA results [Published Record Online - Oct 25 2014]
Rastas Want Govt’s To Apologise For ‘Atrocities’ [Published The Voice St Lucia - Oct 24 2014]
Cape herb trade worries ecologists [Published Mail & Guardian Online - Oct 24 2014]
Reggae is the way for Amador Valley grad [Published PleasantonWeekly.com - Oct 20 2014]
Rastafarian leader urges members to emulate Nat... [Published Jamaica Observer - Oct 20 2014]
Lucky Dube’s message lives on [Published IOL - Oct 19 2014]
More commitment pledged to Reparations continuity [Published Kaieteur News - Oct 19 2014]
Rastafarian Religious Beliefs, Practices, and C... [Published Buzzle.com - Oct 18 2014]
Guest Opinion: PJ Patterson’s address to 2nd Re... [Published Antigua Observer - Oct 17 2014]
'Reparations torch' passed to Antigua-Barbuda P... [Published Caribbean News Now! - Oct 16 2014]
P.J Patterson passes 'Reparations Torch' to Pri... [Published Caribbean Community Secretariat - Oct 15 2014]
Oct. 14 boys' cross country roundup [Published Record Online - Oct 15 2014]
Parliament must be made to decide the way to re... [Published Jamaica Observer - Oct 13 2014]
Two ounces not enough [Published Jamaica Gleaner - Oct 12 2014]
Oct. 11 boys' cross country roundup [Published Record Online - Oct 12 2014]
'Free up the weed' finds favour [Published Jamaica Gleaner - Oct 10 2014]
Tuesday's boys' cross-country roundup — updated... [Published Record Online - Oct 08 2014]
Rasta Weed Live Wallpaper [Published ZDNet - Oct 08 2014]
Tuesday's boys' cross-country roundup — updated... [Published Record Online - Oct 07 2014]
From the secret laboratory: Lee ‘Scratch’ Perry... [Published Fact Magazine - Oct 05 2014]
Sustaining the Future Through Culture [Published Inter Press Service - Oct 04 2014]
Beloved Band TreeHouse! Releases Next Great Reg... [Published Digital Journal - Oct 02 2014]
Where Did We Go Wrong? [Published News 100 - Oct 01 2014]
REVIEW: Turtle Bay, City Centre [Published Manchester Confidential - Oct 01 2014]
Paolo Nutini is going his own way... and coming... [Published The Journal - Sep 30 2014]
Marijuana research only way forward [Published Barbados Daily Nation - Sep 25 2014]
Bob Marley on Greatness | Big Think [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 23 2014]
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Rastafarian High School Student Sent Home From ... [Published Think Progress - Sep 04 2014]
CREDIT: AP Legal experts are coming to the defense of a Rastafari high schooler in Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana, who was kicked out of class for having dreadlocks, arguing that school officials violated his right to religious freedom. According to ...
Do You Have to Be Christian to Be Jamaican? [Published Global Voices Online - Aug 20 2014]
Crucifix at Discovery Bay, Jamaica. Photo by Nick|Allen, used under a CC BY-NC 2.0 license. Damion Crawford, a member of parliament in Jamaica who is also the minister of state in the Ministry of Tourism and Entertainment, has drawn criticism for ...
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