The fear of DANCEHALL

The fear of DANCEHALL

There are 4 comments on the Jamaica Gleaner story from Jan 18, 2010, titled The fear of DANCEHALL. In it, Jamaica Gleaner reports that:

The divisive dancehall/gay issue just won't go away. In its latest edition, the weekly Metro Santa Cruz newspaper looks at the long-running dispute in a cover story titled 'One Hate,One Fear'. Buju Banton, whose clashes with gay groups in North America and Europe have become legendary, adorns the cover of the California publication which ...

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Since: Mar 09

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#1 Jan 19, 2010
This part says it all:

"Would these venues host a concert by a neo-Nazi singer who called for the murder of black and Jewish people?" asks Peter Tatchell. "We are not against reggae, just against these few artistes who incite homophobic violence and murder. Inciting violence and murder is a criminal offense everywhere."
SamK

Hauula, HI

#2 Jan 23, 2010
To learn more about the very homophobic reggae dancehall music see http://tinyurl.com/2xax3b "Dancehall Dossier" 8 anti gay reggae dancehall performers and their anti gay songs
Short Left Index Finger

Toronto, Canada

#3 Jan 23, 2010
That no talent,uneducated,illiterate,w ouldn't have a career,if he didn't speak to the lower-class of people that he plays to.
SamK

Honolulu, HI

#4 Nov 13, 2011
Here is a better link for the "Dancehall Dossier:" http://bit.ly/fCob7c

This is an important document for anyone who is interested in murder music.

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