Stony Gut, Coral Gardens, Tivoli – Repression of the Counter Culture

Rastafari elder recall's Black Friday 1963 events in documentary.

The European launch of a documentary on the 1963 government attack on Rastafari in Jamaica, and a Canadian report that murders in Toronto have fallen 25 per cent since the arrest of Jamaican community don, Christopher ‘Dudus’ Coke, serve to highlight that the island’s power structure and culture remain at odds, 50 years after independence from Britain.

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