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The Metaphysical Connections Between Sugar Minot, Buju Banton & Gregory Isaacs

October 30, 2010

The events surrounding  Reggae artists Buju Banton,  Sugar Minot and Gregory Isaacs reveal a connection between the three men which can be found in the metaphysical understanding of the month of July. The month of July appears in the life story of Buju Banton, Sugar Minot and Gregory Isaacs. The 7th month of the year also serves as a […]

Marcus Mosiah Garvey:Mystic Master Builder

August 17, 2010

The Honorable Marcus Mosiah Garvey from 1914 to 1940, led the largest mass movement of African people the world has ever seen then and now.  His spiritual imprint resonates in many individuals, organizations, nations and cultural expressions  and despite honors bestowed upon Marcus Garvey posthumously, he has yet to receive the recognition worthy of his life’s work and true historical significance. “Prior […]

The Spirit of Sankofa: Etana’s Song “Roots”

August 9, 2010

  Reggae female artist Etana’s song “Roots” is an anthem for the survival as well as the ascendancy of African culture through the commitment of and to the youth. The song is from her 2008 “The Strong One” album.  The title of the song as well as the symbols and cultural references seen in the video, display […]