Letters to the Editor

From Jamaica to China, and back

WHEN David Scott left his little-known community of New River in Santa Cruz, St Elizabeth to study at the prestigious Hohai University over 8,000 miles away, in Nanjing, China, the then 18-year-old was not sure what to expect — it was his first experience away from home.The former... Read More

Systems in place to handle Kuwait Embassy closure
Dear Editor,The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade has taken note of questions in the public domain about the closure of our mission in Kuwait and wishes to respond to the issue.... Read More

'Kill dem all an' done' not the answer
Dear Editor,“I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent.” — Gandhi... Read More

Street smarts vs PhD
Dear Editor,A few years ago someone told me of an incident in London, England, involving one of the red double-decker buses. The driver went off route and ended up driving the bus under a bridge that was too low. The bus got stuck.... Read More

A force for good

Friday, September, 13 2019    

Dear Editor,I applaud the quick action made by members of the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) to apprehend the Coaster bus driver who decided he was above the road code. Read More

A battle for the Cockpit Country

Thursday, September, 12 2019    

Dear Editor, The proposed mining in the Cockpit Country is now a pivotal test for citizens living in the region. Read More

Gayle sizzles but Tallawahs fizzles

Thursday, September, 12 2019    

Dear Editor,Tallawahs took on the Patriots in match number seven of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL), and what a match it was. Read More

What hero status?

Thursday, September, 12 2019    

Dear Editor,I am really struggling to come to terms with a lot of these people who seem to be misguided and calling for Robert Mugabe to be given the highest hero's status for black empowerment. Read More

Is abortion our punishment?

Thursday, September, 12 2019    

Dear Editor, Read More

Our nurses and doctors are heroes

Wednesday, September, 11 2019    

Dear Editor,Please permit me to express thanks and appreciation to the hard-working nurses and doctors. Read More

Britain's looking like Zimbabwe

Wednesday, September, 11 2019    

Dear Editor,Great Britain has become a laughing stock of the world, like Zimbabwe,because of failure to find a credible democratic solution to Brexit, which will enhance the country. Read More

Same-sex marriage: a friendly exchange

Wednesday, September, 11 2019    

Dear Editor,In response to my Jamaica Observer article on 'Same-Sex Union/Marriage: Radical Thoughts', published September 2, 2019, a lawyer friend of mine engaged me via e-mail. Below is the exchange: Read More

SOE will cripple Portmore's economy

Wednesday, September, 11 2019    

Dear Editor, Read More

Who said these words are bad?

Wednesday, September, 11 2019    

Dear Editor, Read More

Phillips was not gracious in victory

Tuesday, September, 10 2019    

Dear Editor, Read More



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