Over 30 years after the Montgomery Bus Boycott launched, civil rights activist and death row attorney Bryan Stevenson came to Alabama’s capital city to spark a new, quieter movement against the death penalty. That was in 1989. Working through his Equal Justice Initiative, which now includes a team of 40 attorneys, Stevenson has since overturned over 135 death sentence convictions in Alabama.
CaribPR Wire, (Toronto, ON) – CaribbeanTales Media Group, California Pictures and Imagine Media International announce the screening of their feature film HERO: Inspired by The Extraordinary Life and Times of Ulric Cross directed by Canadian-Caribbean filmmaker Frances-Anne Solomon at the Opening Night of the Pan African Film & Arts Festival (PAFF) on Tuesday February 11th, 2020 at the Directors Guild of America Theater, 7920 Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles.
NEW YORK, NY,: Jamaica’s world-renowned, Grammy-nominated international musician, Dr. Monty Alexander, CD, is kicking off his exciting new season of performances this decade in sunny South Florida.
The Welcome To Jamrock Reggae Cruise, founded by Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley, wrapped its 6th excursion across the Caribbean Sea this past Sat. Dec. 14, 2019 and has announced that 2020 is completely sold out. The 5-night cruise, which departs from Fort Lauderdale, FL with two stops in Jamaica (Ocho Rios and Falmouth) before its return, has made history as one of the most in-demand music charters in the business.