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Defining Rastafari: A Millenarian Enquiry By Keesha Shariane Simon-Walker In ACIJ Research Review No 5 2009 “When analyzed, the movement, in terms of its beliefs and practices appeared to be of an ancient form rather than a modern movement. By the 1960’s the movement was identifiable with several characteristic traits…

Leonard Percival Howell (The Gong)

Leonard Percival Howell was born on June 16, 1898 at May Crawle in the Bull Head Mountain district of Clarendon. He was the eldest of 10 children born to Charles Theophilus Howell, a tailor and peasant farmer, and Clementina Bennett. While details of his early life are sketchy, Robert Hill…