|LETTER OF THE DAY - 'No one has a birthright to govern indefinitely'
The Editor, Sir: The PNP has taken the unfortunate and regrettable position that the electorate does not speak on behalf of all Jamaicans. The JLP has been given a mandate to govern the country for the next five years with the understanding that certain reforms...
Protect the Palisadoes strip
The Editor, Sir: Nature's most efficient coastal defence systems are sand dunes anchored by vegetation. In Jamaica, this vegetation usually consists of sea grapes, manchioneal (sea cotton), mangroves and dune grasses and running vines.
Most urgent problems for new Gov't
The Editor, Sir: I would like to take this opportunity to congratulate Mr. Golding on the Jamaica Labour Party's recent victory at the polls. As Prime Minister-designate, there are many things that require his attention, but the following are the most urgent....
Don't blame the jurors
The Editor, Sir: This is in response to statements made by Chief Justice Zaila McCalla about jurors not showing for duties and doctors writing false medical certificates. In the past, those chosen to do jury duties were proud, willing and eager to serve in that capacity.