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Jamaica

December 4, 2008

By Chelsea Singh

Most people who have never been to the small, friendly and cultured island of Jamaica envisage it to be a just a place of only beautiful pristine beaches, golden white silky sands and waters so calm and tranquil. But what some people don’t know is that Jamaica is more than the beaches.

The island is filled with colorful people so rich in culture. Jamaica’s motto is “Out of Many One People”. This simply means that it is a huge melting pot stewed together as one. We are a country of different ethnicities. Being a Jamaican, having started university in the United States, I have found that a number of students fail to believe that Jamaica has people of different races. (more…)