By Sarah Pavlock and Christine Steiner. The appeal in the case of Cariou v. Prince is shaping up to be the biggest visual arts copyright case in many years. It will likely result in guidance on what qualifies as a transformative use for appropriation art under the doctrine of fair use.
The Rastafari movement stems from the teachings of the great Jamaican leader and motivator of masses, Maces Garvey. Garvey told the African people of the world to unite and to return to African, the homeland. Garvey created the U. An event that would happen in would be as important to a Rasta's as the birth of Christ is to a Christian. These people tuned to the Bible and through literal translation of the documents found much correlation into what had taken place. An important correlation to the Bible is the fact that Selassie claimed to be a direct descendent of King David.
The Rasta believes in peace and they are constantly trying to preach down violence. The Rasta fear world wars, and especially Nuclear war. One of the most important parts of Rasta thought is the protest against authority and structure. This rejection of authority can be seen in how Rastafari has no rules like many other religions do. There is not one thing that Rasta has to do to be a Rasta because that would defeat the whole purpose of being a Rasta.
The Chinese New Year is the most celebrated holiday for Chinese. The festival marks the start of the New Year, which begins on the second new moon after the winter solstice and ends on the full moon 15 days later. In observance of the Year of the Monkey, The Gleaner spoke with Jamaica-born yogi, healer, writer, artist, and poet, Ian 'Sasi' Mair about his experiences living in China.