Letters to the Editor

No to child abuse disguised as corporal punishment

Dear Editor,Having seen the newscasts and read the newspapers, I believe it's unfortunate and disheartening when I see such misguided support for corporal punishment. Read More

Somebody wants crime around; study it!
Dear Editor,... Read More

NIDS is a sell-out
Dear Editor,The proposed national identification system is one of the worst constructed grafts unleashed upon the people of this island.... Read More

How do we explain it?
Dear Editor,When in the history of international sport have two players from the same team (country) successfully sued the media or its agents of another country for defamation within a period of one, or maybe two, years?... Read More

We're not serious about achieving growth

Wednesday, November, 22 2017    

Dear Editor,Recently, the prime minister made the statement that he is confident that Jamaica will achieve the target growth in the next three years. Maybe that target will be met, maybe not. Read More

You constituency needs you, Derrick Smith

Derrick Smith | Wednesday, November, 22 2017    

Dear Editor,Derrick Smith, the Member of Parliament for St Andrew North Western, has been, in my opinion, underperforming and disengaged from his constituency for many years now. Read More

NIDS danger!

Wednesday, November, 22 2017    

Dear Editor, Read More

Gun salute to the new year!

Wednesday, November, 22 2017    

Dear Editor,'Gun salute Warning! Police going after gangsters in MoBay communities who ring in the new year with bullets', was the captivating headline of the Sunday Observer of November 12, 2017. My, my! Read More

The who and the what in NIDS

Wednesday, November, 22 2017    

Dear Editor,Our prime minister is a chess player who can beat most of us. He has championed crime and the national identification system (NIDS) Bill — both being powerful and expensive pieces. Read More

Abuse under video 'light'?

Wednesday, November, 22 2017    

Dear Editor,With every video made public of a child being beaten (abused?) I wonder if this is staged.Then what of the legal liability of the individuals who videotape such beatings rather than rescue the child in question? Read More

Let's take the 'politricks' out of NIDS

Tuesday, November, 21 2017    

Dear Editor,Everything in Jamaica is about politics. And, only a few principled partisan activists can put party loyalty aside and put facts, reality, principle, and country first. Read More

Where is the social czar?

Tuesday, November, 21 2017    

Dear Editor, Read More

It rains overseas and their roads hold up

Tuesday, November, 21 2017    

Dear Editor,As heavy rains continue to drench the island one evening at a time, the Government should brace itself for a hefty road repair bill. Read More

Smart generals know when to retreat, Holness

Tuesday, November, 21 2017    

Dear Editor, Read More

Wiping the stain of capital punishment clean

Monday, November, 20 2017    

Dear Editor, Read More



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