|EDITORIAL - Realism sets in
In a press briefing with reporters on Wednesday, Prime Minister Bruce Golding, by and large, struck a note of realism on the economic and social issues facing Jamaica, indicating that he has begun the deeper transformation from Opposition leader to head of Government....
On reading a book
We are reading about Martin Luther King.A group of eight-year-olds and I have met, as usual, to read together and discuss the book. "How would you feel if you were made to sit at the back of the bus while your white friends were allowed to sit in the front?" - Tara Clivio
Palisadoes - clear and present danger
A report in Thursday's international edition of the U.K.'s Guardian newspaper painted a worrying picture of the Caribbean's future. Warmer seas and a record hurricane season in 2005 have devastated more than half of the Caribbean's coral reefs. ...Dennie Quill
NOTE-WORTHY - Condoms and bullet-proof vests
In following up on discussions about issuing condoms in schools, I must say I am against such an act. It shows that we are throwing in the towel by issuing condoms, as this is much easier to do than to teach abstinence. ...