Day: October 1, 2013

JAMHARICS: THE CHILDREN OF ZION – CROWD FUNDING CAMPAIGN FOR GROUND BREAKING DOCUMENTARY

­ A crowd funding campaign has launched for a documentary that will unveil a part of Rastafari history that remains largely hidden. One journalist wants to tell the story of a people on the brink of extinction. International journalist and film director, Nadine Drummond, presents Jamharics: The Children of Zion. This ground breaking documentary tells the story of a group of repatriated Jamaicans who now face an imminent threat because of the scourge of the HIV virus. In 1948, Ethiopian Emperor Haile Selassie set aside 500 []

ALEXANDRA BURKE STRIPS OFF FOR PETA

Alexandra Burke is the latest celebrity to strip off for animal rights organisation PETA. The singer said: ‘I was nervous about posing nude as I’ve never done it before,’ she said. ‘It was uncomfortable initially, but the photographer made me feel relaxed and at ease.  ‘Ultimately I love my body, so it was great to do something for a worthwhile cause.’  The singer says she was moved to take part after hearing about the methods employed to obtain fur for the fashion []