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Arts & Entertainment

The Uber Soca Cruise: Magical Freedom at the Dawn of the Trump Era

Fifteen hundred people, including me, left America for a magical experience the day after Donald Trump became the president-elect. We boarded the Norwegian Pearl in the port of Miami for the first ever Uber Soca Cruise, a five-day fete, aka soca party, to Jamaica and back (though many of us seriously considered not returning). We

Culture & Black Life

#ShareBlackJoy: The Uber Soca Cruise

The day after Donald Trump was elected the 45th president of the United States of America, fifteen hundred people boarded the Norwegian Pearl in the port of Miami for the first ever Uber Soca Cruise, a five-day fete, aka party, to Jamaica and back. Branded as “an experience beyond the music,” the cruise was the