The name Ben Bradlee is unlikely to ring a bell for most Jamaicans. Many may, not unreasonably, question the relevance of him being eulogised in these columns.
On National Heroes' Day, there was, in The Gleaner, quite appropriately, a feature saluting our national heroes. However, there were mistakes concerning the religious affiliation of two of our national heroes, namely, Sam Sharpe and Paul Bogle.
THE EDITOR, Sir: I would like to add my thoughts to the discussion on legalising the use and production of marijuana for recreational purposes.