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Barbados, Jamaica: Dancehall Show Cancelled

Categories: Caribbean, Barbados, Jamaica, Arts & Culture, Freedom of Speech, Law, Music, Politics, Youth

Barbados’ Boyce Voice [1] blogs about “the On again, Off again, On again, Off again Show AKA Vybz Kartel Movado Show”, saying: “I feel for the event promoters…they were…bullied by the authorities”; while Barbados Free Press [2] is proud of the “unequivocal message” delivered by the Prime Minister: “We the people of Barbados don’t want the violent dance hall culture of Jamaica in our country…”