Montreal Simon: The Jamaican Zombies and the Con Regime

Lordy. What a blast from the past. I haven't used these guys to illustrate posts about the violent homophobes of Jamaica for YEARS. I thought things were getting better on Zombie Island.But I see I was horribly wrong. Read more »

Slap Upside The Head: Documentary about Homophobia in Jamaica

Check out this trailer for An Abominable Crime, a documentary about the rampant (and often ignored) homophobia problem in Jamaica. The filmmakers are currently fundraising to help get this film finished, and The Pulitzer Center has offered to match all Kickstarter donations. So go check it out and offer some support if you can.

gay persons of character: Video: We Are Jamaicans campaign to fight homophobia

Dane Lewis, the Director of the Jamaica Forum of Lesbians, All-Sexuals and Gays (JFLAG), is featured in the above video, part of the impressive new We Are Jamaicans campaign to fight homophobia on the island nation once regarded as the most homophobic place on earth. Background music is Macklemore & Ryan Lewis—Same Love—featuring Mary Lambert.

gay persons of character: Video: We Are Jamaicans campaign to fight homophobia

Dane Lewis, the Director of the Jamaica Forum of Lesbians, All-Sexuals and Gays (JFLAG), is featured in the above video, part of the impressive new We Are Jamaicans campaign to fight homophobia on the island nation once regarded as the most homophobic place on earth. Background music is Macklemore & Ryan Lewis—Same Love—featuring Mary Lambert.

gay persons of character: Video: We Are Jamaicans campaign to fight homophobia

Dane Lewis, the Director of the Jamaica Forum of Lesbians, All-Sexuals and Gays (JFLAG), is featured in the above video, part of the impressive new We Are Jamaicans campaign to fight homophobia on the island nation once regarded as the most homophobic place on earth. Background music is Macklemore & Ryan Lewis—Same Love—featuring Mary Lambert.

From Orangutan: Dear Prince Harry,

I was pleased to see you dancing in Jamaica. Indeed, dancing can bring out the best in many creatures. Perhaps someday you’ll dance to help save my species from extinction? That would be kind of you.