Category: Caribbean American Heritage Month

Amy Ashwood Garvey: The Woman Behind Jamaican Pan-Africanism






Marcus Garvey’s fame has been heralded far and wide. He has been honoured as one of the most outstanding leaders of the black consciousness movement of the early ¬†1900s, and is one of only seven persons conferred with the Jamaica’s








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Celebrate Caribbean American Heritage Month 2015






National Caribbean-American Heritage Month marks its 10th anniversary this June. Back in 2005, the House of Representatives unanimously adopted H. Con. Res. 71, sponsored by Congresswoman Barbara Lee, recognising the significance and contributions of Caribbean immigrants and their descendants to the








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