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THE EDITOR, Sir:The Christian Brethren Assemblies of Jamaica (CBAJ) is one of 10 religious groups admitted as interested parties to oppose my constitutional challenge to the Jamaican anti-sodomy law. One of the...

THE EDITOR, Sir:I am about to share some sentiments that do not take away from the fact that the victims of the crime have been in pain and suffering, and will continue to bear the attendant consequences for a...

THE EDITOR, Sir:The Church was started on the day of Pentecost with a mighty rushing wind. When the people heard the utterances, it brought much astonishment, as they heard them all speak in other languages to which they were not familiar. There and...

THE EDITOR, Sir:Outgoing United States President Barack Obama has nearly ended his tour of duty. In my opinion, he got some things right, and others not so right.He will be remembered primarily by me for a few things: his first and second inaugural...

THE EDITOR, Sir:It is a very good thing that the Andrew Holness Government has rejected the UK prison deal. They could not have done a better thing for the people of Jamaica.When the issue first surfaced, the pride of Jamaicans, home and abroad, was...

THE EDITOR, Sir:I was just into my mid-teens one Christmas when a clergyman bundled a number of us into his car to take us carolling. Later, he dropped each of us home until just two of us - a girl and I - were left. He stopped...

THE EDITOR, Sir:Age of consent differs across countries. In Jamaica, the age of consent is 16. I believe 18 would be better.Sex is an activity that carries along with it important responsibilities. There is the possibility of pregnancy and STDs. Not...

THE EDITOR, Sir:I have read with interest of Minister of Tourism Edmund Bartlett's plans to build the Jamaica Hospitality School at a cost of $400 million.I want to urge Minister Bartlett and the Government to reconsider this move. As a member of...

THE EDITOR, Sir:We have been reading with interest the debate opened on public beaches due to the fact that Winnifred Beach in Portland has been fighting for years to be respected as the only public beach in the area; as heritage site for Portlanders...

The Editor, Sir:The supplementary Estimates of Expenditure for 2016-17 is a sign that the Andrew Holness administration is managing in the country's affairs well. Many government ministries are now receiving more funds to serve Jamaica better.Just...
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