Kartel’s Publishing Company to host 1st Global Social Media Debate on the Right to Bail

by Ghetto People Publishing
(Jamaica)

Vybz Kartel's

Vybz Kartel's

Kartel’s Publishing Company to host 1st Global Social Media Debate on the Right to Bail “Company to mark Vybz Kartel’s one year of incarceration with spirited discussion”


KINGSTON, Jamaica: Fresh off attaining global recognition and being named to the

prestigious Fall 2012 Reading List for the Public Archive’s Radical Black Books, Voice of the Jamaican Ghetto by Vybz Kartel is set to create more waves in the book industry.

Ghetto People Publishing will be hosting an unprecedented global social media debate on September 29, 2012 the date representing one year since Adidja Pamer’s (Vybz Kartel)incarceration. The central theme for the discussion will be: “Is it right for a Jamaican citizen that has never been convicted of a crime to stay in jail without bail for more than a year?”

According to Chief Creative Officer Keecha Gooch, there will be sub-questions about the possibility of electronic monitoring for individuals on bail, whether or not artistes should be allowed to record while awaiting trial and overall comments on the justice system.

“This is not a ‘free werlboss’ initiative”. Our company is about bringing issues concerning the Ghetto to the forefront, essentially giving a voice to the voiceless. We need to have intelligent debates about these issues and stop the practice of casting opposing opinions aside. Social Media will allow that to occur and do so in a big and meaningful way. All the information will be
located on the web-site www.vybzkartelbook.com,” stated a very upbeat Gooch.

Organizers noted that the format is tailored to give everyone a voice. Individuals can participate via twitter, facebook, blog, the chat room, text message, email
or BB. It is the first of many that the company plans to host all based on the subject matters raised in Kartel’s book. There will be a four hour time slot from 4pm to 8pm on September 29th dedicated to the interactive segment.

The CEO of Ghetto People Publishing Michael Dawson declared: “The ‘Voice of the Jamaican Ghetto’ is a special book and the accolades attest to same. Our biggest challenge is to efficiently manage the market demand stretching from Zimbabwe to Australia, Rome to
Rwanda, global prisons, army bases, schools etc.

At the same time, we have to figure out which language next to publish in; we had thought it would be Dutch due to the large demand in Suriname but the demand in Francophone countries and France itself is surpassing every other country – though the Japanese may disagree”, Dawson said with a chuckle. “It is just great to know that we took the risk of investing in a book that we know would be fought by so many but
the content of the book is stronger than any opposition to its creation”.

Though Vybz Kartel will not be present or allowed to participate in the debate, his spirit will hover in the room as he has been adamant about using his influence to effect change for the better in Jamaica. The road is not easy when representing Vybz Kartel, that means pressure, ridicule, rejection from all sectors of society but Kartel always says “Man a anuh girl guide, man a souljah so the war between us and Babylon has just began”.

READ MORE ABOUT VYBZ KARTEL

Click here to post comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Comments.

Dancehall and Reggae Music Articles

Copyright Is Very Serious Don't Get Caught

Is Dancehall Music A Promotor of Crime and Violence?

Dancehall_Music_impact_on_Society

Is Corporate Jamaica Against Dancehall Music?

Dancehall Music needs a message

Looking For Something Special? 

In most cases, we have what you are looking for. Just search the entire site using this Google Search bar (below).

Your search results will appear in an overlay window.

Articles You Might Have Missed ......

CLICK HERE FOR MORE RECENTLY ADDED STORIES

What's New?

Recent Articles

  1. Spice x D'Angel No Worries Lyrics

    Sep 19, 17 04:07 PM

    Spice you see in life when thing a gwan fi you People only gwan like dem glad fi you You see the least little thing you do Dem say one wah chastize and

    Read More

  2. D‘Angel, Spice “No Worries” Video Hits 100,000 Views In A Day

    Sep 19, 17 03:31 PM

    D‘Angel, Spice “No Worries” Video The First Lady Of Dancehall, D’Angel teamed up with The Queen Of Stage, Spice and created a viral hit, “No Worries”.Hits 100,000 Views In A Day -

    Read More

  3. Charly Black & Luis Fonsi - Party Animal (Dance Video)

    Sep 19, 17 02:39 PM

    Luis Fonsi, most streamed artist in the world, and Charly Black, the Jamaican sensation, combine forces on Party Animal!. Another novelty of Allezgo Productions!

    Read More

  4. 2012 Riddims Dancehall and Reggae Music

    Sep 19, 17 01:26 PM

    Dancehall and Reggae 2012 Riddims - The year 2012 saw a number of chart-topping dancehall and reggae music's singles and riddims also known as juggling.

    Read More

  5. Dancehall Queen Carlene joins Danielle D.I. on new Ishawna Diss Track

    Sep 18, 17 11:46 PM

    Dancehall Queen Carlene joins Danielle D.I. on new Ishawna Diss Track - New York, NY, September 17, 2017 – The original Dancehall Queen Carlene has joined Rebel singay,

    Read More

[?]Subscribe To This Site
  • XML RSS
  • follow us in feedly
  • Add to My Yahoo!

Jamaica Sunshine Tours is an authentic Jamaican Tour Company

Jamaicasunshinetours

LIVE RADIO