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'Rubera' banks on Militância Rastafari



Jamaica Observer

'Rubera' banks on Militância Rastafari
Jamaica Observer
WHEN sport-loving Jamaicans of different generations think about Portugal, football stars Eusebio and Cristian Ronaldo come to mind. The Rubera Roots Band are looking to score big with reggae audiences through Militância Rastafari, their first album.

 

Historic new ganja laws in Jamaica for Rastafari religious use, MMJ program



MiamiHerald.com

Historic new ganja laws in Jamaica for Rastafari religious use, MMJ program
The Cannabist
Reggae legend Bunny Wailer smokes during a “reasoning” session in a yard in Kingston, Jamaica, on Aug. 28, 2014. Wailer, a founder of the iconic Wailers reggae group with late superstars Bob Marley and Peter Tosh, and fellow Rastafarians have long...
Jamaica follows Colorado's lead, legalizes marijuanaColorado Public Radio (blog)
Jamaica (yes, Jamaica) finally decriminalizes marijuanaMashable
Jamaica decriminalizes small amounts of 'ganja'Charlotte Observer

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Rastafari, reggae and history



Jamaica Observer

Rastafari, reggae and history
Jamaica Observer
If the Rastafari movement is the largest black consciousness movement in the world, then why not celebrate that power? If the Rastafari movement was formed under the leadership of Leonard P Howell, the original Gong, the founding philosopher and ...

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Rastafari books

The Kebra Nagast: The Lost Bible of Rastafarian Wisdom and Faith from Ethiopia and Jamaica


A sacred text to Ethiopian Christians and Jamaican Rastafarians, The Kebra Nagast tells of the relationship between King Solomon and the Queen of Sheba and their son Menyelik, who hid the Ark of the Covenant in Ethiopia. This edition of the Ethiopian text is edited by Gerald Hausman, with an introduction by Ziggy Marley.
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Freedom as Marronage


by: Neil Roberts
What is the opposite of freedom? In Freedom as Marronage, Neil Roberts answers this question with definitive force: slavery, and from there he unveils powerful new insights on the human condition as it has been understood between these poles. Crucial to his investigation is the concept of marronage—a form of slave escape that was an important aspect of Caribbean and Latin American slave systems. Examining this overlooked phenomenon—one of action from slavery and toward freedom—he deepens our understanding of freedom itself and the origin of our political ideals.
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The Rastafarians: Twentieth Anniversary Edition


by: Leonard E. Barrett
The classic work on the history and beliefs of the Rastafarians, whose roots of protest go back to the seventeenth-century maroon societies of escaped slaves in Jamaica. Based on an extensive study of the Rastafarians, their history, their ideology, and their influence in Jamaica, The Rastafarians is an important contribution to the sociology of religion and to our knowledge of the variety of religious expressions that have grown up during the West African Diaspora in the Western Hemisphere.
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The Wisdom of Rastafari:


by: Rastifarian Group
Book Description:

"This is a short anthology of quotes from Haile Selassie compiled by a Rastafarian group." (Quote from sacred-texts.com)

Table of Contents:

Publisher's Preface; Preface; Acknowledgement; The Bible; Religion; Morality; Human Rights; Unity; Government; Leadership; Education; Responsibility; Planning; Work; Self Help; Development; Land Policy; Resources; Agriculture; Fine Arts; Health; Inter Africa; Ethiopia's World Position; International Politics; Fate; Life; Death; Miscellaneous.
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Misconceptions of Rastafari - A TruFreedomBlog Interview


Michael Williams interviews two followers of Rasta to clear up some of the wrong ideas people have about the movement. Maji's work - Yoga-Jamaica.com Music -...
 

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Faces Of Africa: Rastafarians coming Home to Africa


During colonial times, many Africans were traded for slavery in America. When Abraham Lincoln abolished slavery, many started searching for their roots. For ...
 

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Knysna's Rastafari Community


A social documentary into South Africa's biggest Rasta community situated in Khayalethu South, a suburb of Knysna.
 

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Roaring Lion


Filmed in Jamaica, Roaring Lion charts the growth and development of the Rastafarian Movement and its founder, the former Garveyite Leonard Howell. With inte...
 

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Cross-examination of a Rastafari


In a quite intimidating setting a Rastafari finds him Self in a cross-examination about his livity. From different sides questions are asked by people who ci...