Asians and whites build hotel in Jamaica banned Black people from going in. So Jamaicans burned it to the ground”.
This is the caption of a video of a fire blazing in Portland, Jamaica circulating online. On Instagram, the video has amassed some 130,000 views, with thousands leaving comments.
How can these foreigners come to Jamaica and claim which part of the sea/beach belong to them and black people not allowed to go on there”, another twitter post with 3000 views rages – it’s the earliest version of this story we’ve seen, posted on the 17th of May 2022.
The same video has been viewed over 43k times on Facebook, but the story has been remixed to mention Chinese nationals as the Asian foreigners:
Clifford’s Guest House on Titchfield Hill in Port Antonio, Portland