Remembering Marcus Garvey
Born in St Ann’s Bay, Jamaica on August 17, 1887, The Right Excellent Marcus Mosiah Garvey is undoubtedly a true Jamaican Patriarch and ‘son of the soil’. He is renowned worldwide as an ardent proponent of black pride, self-reliance, upliftment, empowerment and equality for all people of colour. The United Negro Improvement Association (UNIA), the African Communities League and the Black Star Line Steamship Company are testament of his lasting legacies and give added credence to the phenomenal life, work and soul of this amazing Jamaican.
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