Letters to the Editor

Wishful thinking in West Indies cricket

Thursday, September, 5 2019    

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Social Intervention not the solution

Thursday, September, 5 2019    

Dear Editor,Every time the police commissioner takes to the stage to make excuses about our rampant crime social intervention invariably dominates the discussion.However, we need to get it in our heads that lack of social services and low... Read More

Regulating betting

Thursday, September, 5 2019    

Dear Editor,A brief recommendation to the Betting, Gaming & Lotteries Commission (BGLC) addressing the problem of under-aged gambling in Jamaica. The idea of children gambling and the presumed addiction which follows has marred Jamaica's society and made the... Read More

Those who fight Bunting fight accountability

Wednesday, September, 4 2019    

Dear Editor,There are some in the People's National Party (PNP) who are fighting very hard to prevent a President Peter Bunting. Their main reason, I believe, is that under Bunting's watch there will be accountability. No funds can go missing under his watch without an accounting. Read More

Some suspect political moves

Wednesday, September, 4 2019    

Dear Editor,On December 29, 2011, Portia Simpson Miller led the People's National Party (PNP) to a landslide victory, adding another first to her political innings. The Jamaica Labour Party (JLP), meanwile, became the first one-term Government in Jamaica. Thereafter, she won the... Read More

We need to protect ourselves

Wednesday, September, 4 2019    

Dear Editor, At least five people have been killed in Abaco when it hit The Bahamas as a category 5 hurricane with wind speeds of 185 mph on September 1, 2019 in the afternoon. It's a historic tragedy that needs analysis and assistance. Read More

A different Jamaica

Wednesday, September, 4 2019    

Dear Editor,I would like to thank Horace Levy for his insightful reflections on divisions in Jamaican society, then and now, as published in the Jamaica Observer, Thursday, August 29, 2019. Read More

PNP unity is a farce

Tuesday, September, 3 2019    

Dear Editor, When the great Edward Seaga was alive someone asked him how is it that the People's National Party (PNP) could be so unified while his own Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) was always at each other's throats?His response was telling. Read More

National advertising a must for political campaigns

Tuesday, September, 3 2019    

Dear Editor, I was watching the evening news and was thrown into nostalgic emotions as I heard a familiar sound from my childhood. It was the trumpet that was synonymous with People's National Party (PNP) announcements. Read More

Passing the torch

Tuesday, September, 3 2019    

Dear Editor,I am a Labourite, but I thought the new caretaker for Clarendon Central, Zulieka Jess, was a new and different politician. That's the impression she gave. Read More

Ken Baugh was a gentleman

Monday, September, 2 2019    

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When will Garvey's birthplace be restored?

Monday, September, 2 2019    

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Everyone at EMCVPA dropped the ball!

Monday, September, 2 2019    

Dear Editor,I bemoan the grave travesty to witness the sacrificial lynching of the principal of the Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts (EMCVPA) Dr Nicholeen DeGrasse-Johnson. Read More

Traffic nightmare in the making!

Monday, September, 2 2019    

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Guarantees in contracts overdue

Monday, September, 2 2019    

Dear Editor,I find the prime minister's recent utterance on contracts to be somewhat lame, although it's the right argument. Read More



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