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It features Radiate Positive Vibes in Rasta colors. Rastafari make up a distinct religious and cultural minority within Jamaican society.

Above all it provided a vision of nationhood, dignity and self-respect when none existed.The new Ethiopian monarch took the name Haile Selassie I, which means ‘Might of the Holy Trinity’ and adopted the title His Imperial Majesty, King of Kings, Lord of Lords, the Conquering Lion of the Tribe of Judah, Elect of God.Drawing both on Garvey’s words as well as on biblical prophecy, the belief arose among some sections of the Jamaican population that Selassie was the long foretold ‘God of Ethiopia’ whose reign presaged the end of European domination and African suffering throughout the world.Garvey’s philosophy grew out of his travels to South and Central America, which included investigative visits to sugar plantations, banana company enclaves and the Panama Canal during its construction.This led him to conclude there was a commonality in the conditions and experiences of African descendants in the New World and those in the countries of a still colonized Africa.

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