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Alleged cutting of Rastafarian girl’s locks by police leaves Jamaicans wondering if they are truly emancipated

“[Why] celebrate Emancipation when we're still trapped?” Originally published on Global Voices Rastafarians often claim the flag of Ethiopia at the time of Haile Selassie's reign, as a symbol of their faith. Photo by CJ on Flickr, CC BY 2.0. There are some painful relics of Jamaica’s colonial history—many of them related to human rights—that… Leggi tutto »