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Episcopal Church in Virginia, USA, Votes $10 million for Reparations

While the Anglicans in the United Kingdom and the Caribbean remain reluctant to demand reparations for colonialism and slavery from the Church Commissioners, who manage the Church of England’s £10bn assets, Episcopalians in the United States, and Virginia in particular, have albeit reluctantly, begun the process of Reparations.

Episcopal Church in Virginia, USA, Votes $10 million for Reparations

JAMAICA | Role of The Traditional and Revival Church in the fight Against Slavery (Part 2)

MONTEGO BAY, September 14, 2022 - This matter  of the of the skewed history of the Church, in favour of white missionaries to the detriment of Jamaican and Black pastors who developed the church, is not just a Baptist issue. The Baptists is  just one of the religious denominations hardest hit by the reportage of its history, but ought to be an issue of national concern regarding the squalid way our Jamaican history generally  has been published.

JAMAICA | Role of The Traditional and Revival Church in the fight Against Slavery (Part 2)

JAMAICA | Role of The Traditional and Revival Type Church in the fight Against Slavery (Part 1).

MONTEGO BAY,  September 12, 2022 - Former Trade Unionist and former Mayor of Montego Bay and now historical researcher, Shalmanezer Scott, In July 2014, delivered the 19th Annual Emancipation Lecture at the Calvary Baptist Church, on the topic "Sam Sharpe’s journey from Slave Plantation to National Hero," but more generally, the role of the Traditional and non-conformist Church in the 400 year Struggle for the liberation of enslaved Africans from  chattel Slavery.

JAMAICA | Role of The Traditional and Revival Type Church in the fight Against Slavery (Part 1).

JAMAICA | Annie Palmer, a Sinister Witch or a Commercial Concoction?

MONTEGO BAY,  Jamaica, September 9, 2022 - The White Witch of Rose Hall represents one of the most interesting tourist attractions in Jamaica. It's a peddled melodramatic legend of Annie Palmer as the White Witch, “a woman of unknown origins and of sinister beauty, who murdered husbands and lovers and was in turn murdered by her slaves as a retribution for her wickedness.”

JAMAICA |  Annie Palmer, a Sinister Witch or a Commercial Concoction?

JAMAICA | The Woman called Sabina Park was a Rebel Slave from Goat Island

MONTEGO BAY,  August 23, 2022 - The historical value of Jamaica’s primary cricket grounds, the world-famous Sabina Park in Kingston, lies not necessarily in that fact that many of the world’s cricket greats have played on that field, but that a little-known slave woman, for whom the grounds are named, was buried there, having paid the ultimate price as part of her battle for freedom from slavery.

JAMAICA | The Woman called Sabina Park was a Rebel Slave from Goat Island
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