Note to contributors

Greetings in the name of His Imperial Majesty Qedamawi Haile Selassie and Her Imperial Majesty Emaye Empress Menen

Thank you for wishing to contribute to Rasta Ites website. Please read the following before sending your contribution.

Please note that Rasta Ites reserves the right to decide what is published on the site. Please also note that added content does not necessarily reflect the views of Rasta Ites. Content may be removed if deemed unsuitable at a later date.

 

News

To send news & reasoning including feedforward on items from the Ites Zine send us an e-mail at news@rastaites.comNews & Reasoning  for inclusion in the Ites Zine must be relevant to the Ras Tafari family or upholding the cause of African liberation, reparations & repatriation etc. Relevant photographs may also be added. In line with the Rastafari Code of Conduct no news will be published that causes “abuse, slander or disgrace any Rastafari, brethren or sistren or others in public places either through the Printed Press, Radio, Television or the Internet“. News about reggae music, artists etc will not be published. Please contact websites that specialise in reggae to post.

 

Events

To send Ras Tafari events, music events, cultural events please check the listings to see if events or links have already been added before contacting I. To send events for listing please contact us at events@rastaites.com and include flyers and details. 

Ras Tafari events: this category includes Ilabrations and other events to Ilabrate Ras Tafari livity such as concerts, family days etc. Please also type details as this makes it easier to add. Reports and photographs from Ras Tafari events can be sent to be added to the Ites Zine.

Music events: to be published must be in the following categories: Nyahbinghi, reggae, roots, steppas, & dub. Events that feature other styles even if they include the above will not be added (unless for example one room is exclusively reggae). Some charitable events which are mostly reggae may be added.
Rasta Ites reserves the right not to promote artists whose lyrics degrade women, are sexually explicit, promote violence in any form eg. glorifying gun and knife crime and/or break the Rastafari Code of Conduct.

Cultural events: these include family events, cinema, theatre, supplementary schools etc. and should be relevant to the Ras Tafari and African family or to conscious reggae as above. Please send details of events including flyers as attachments (preferably in .jpg or .pdf format). Please also type details in the email as this makes it easier to add.

 

Links

Must fit into the categories listed in the links section. Rasta Ites is not responsible for the content of websites listed in the links section or linked elsewhere on the site. Please send links you wish to be added by emailing  news@rastaites.com