Tag: jamaica

Making Peace in Jamaica with former gang members


The Violence Interrupters are working to end violence in their communities. Making Peace tells their stories. One of my favourite Jamaican...

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Khalik Allah’s “Black Mother” is a spiritual trip through Jamaica


The 77-minute movie has been described as a “part film, part baptism”. I love my Jamaican heritage and love any from of art...

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17 Proverbs and Phrases from Jamaican Culture


Coming from Jamaican heritage, I have been exposed to a plethora of proverbs and phrases from my mother. And while they may seem like...

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