Garifuna People, History and Culture

The Afro-Caribbean Garifuna people originated with the arrival of West African slaves who washed ashore on the Caribbean island of St. Vincent around 1635 while likely on their way to New World mines and plantations. ┬áToday, the global population of Garifunas stands at upwards of 300,000 people, many of whom live in the U.S. and … Continue reading Garifuna People, History and Culture