Jamaica and its dislike for Dreadlocks

Source: Jamoji App

I overheard once that there are three things that terrify Jamaicans: green lizards, a flying cockroach and white chicken. I cannot stress enough how accurate a blanket statement this is. I do not know the origin of such fears, but I’ve seen remnants of this belief or false truth- in at least four family generations. Green lizards and flying cockroaches are common in Jamaica and a part of the natural habitat, so one can…