As part of Caribbean-American Heritage month, Soca star Machel Montano is set to perform at the White House today. This is a great look for Machel and Caribbean Americans in general. Check out the details below…
…Since the declaration, the White House has issued an annual proclamation recognising June as Caribbean-American Heritage Month. This year marks the sixth anniversary of the occasion and official recognition by the US Government that “since the 16th Century, the destinies of the peoples of the Caribbean and the American continent have been inextricably linked”.
In a Presidential Proclamation dated May 31, 2011, the Obama Administration states:
“The fabric of our Nation has been woven together and enriched by the diversity of our people. Our legacy as a Nation of immigrants is part of what makes America strong, and during National Caribbean American Heritage Month, we celebrate the rich history and vibrant cultures Caribbean-Americans have brought to our shores”….
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