July 30, 2021

Caribbean Emancipation Day Program

Clear Garve's Name


On Sunday, August 1, 2021, from 6 pm to 8 pm, the Clear Garvey's Name Committee presents The Caribbean Emancipation Day Program, an infusion of Juneteenth and the historical perspective of Marcus Garvey.



Scheduled Speakers


Congressman Yvette Clarke, Representing the 11th Congressional District of New York, Sponsor of HS148 to exonerate Marcus Mosiah Garvey


Congresswoman Frederica Wilson, Representing the 24th

Congressional District of Florida


Mwariama Kamau, Historian, Universal Negro Improvement Association


I. Jabulani Tafari, Rootz Foundation


Geoffrey Philp, author of Garvey's Ghost and My Name is Marcus.


Special Appearances


Malachi Smith, Dub Poet, Tick Off


Taurus Alphonso, Singer/Songwriter, "Children of Marcus Garvey"



The program co-chaired by Mayor Hazelle Rogers and Vice Mayor Denise Grant will be live-streamed at the following site: Youtube.com/JDTANTV, Facebook, and Jamaicans.com and will be seeking public support for a Presidential pardon of the Right Honorable Marcus Mosiah Garvey: