Wed | Apr 26, 2017

Letters

THE EDITOR, Sir:From Morant Point to Negril Point, Jamaica can rival any country with its beauty and splendour, but it is a shame to mention the lawless, defiant and indecent behaviour of some of its people.While driving on the nation's roadways on...

THE EDITOR, Sir:Usain Bolt rides very well and is an athletic superstar. He is a role model.What we need is for him to lead the Germaine Mason Always Wear a Helmet Campaign.The fact is, the police have dropped the ball badly on this one. They seek...

THE EDITOR, Sir:The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade recently hosted a press conference where the Minister Kamina Johnson Smith made several disclosures. The minister informed us on the status of the "impasse" between Jamaica and our...

THE EDITOR, Sir:I would like to use this medium to publicly convey my congratulations to the Ministry of Health for the successful launch of the Jamaica Moves campaign.I am particularly pleased to see that the launch has had such a positive and...

The EDITOR, Sir:The Heart Foundation of Jamaica notes with pleasure the recent measures undertaken by the Government of Jamaica to improve the health of the nation by way of voluntary and mandatory means. The...

THE EDITOR, Sir:In an implicit way, the educators of Cumberland High school demanded 'justice'. They did not have to bear placards, block roads or burn tyres, but they boycotted classes and calmly sought justice from the authorities or powers that...

THE EDITOR, SIR,In 1996, the Government established the Jamaica Drug for the Elderly Programme (JADEP). Since its inception, many Jamaicans, 60 years and older, have benefited from this initiative by receiving their prescription drugs for a minimal...

THE EDITOR, Sir:On April 22, 2017, The Gleaner carried an article by Cecelia Campbell Livingston entitled 'Is The Church Still A Sanctuary?' The article opens with a quote from Proverbs 22:6: "Train up a child in the way he should go and when he is...

THE EDITOR, Sir:Jamaica has embarked, for four years now, on an economic reform programme to put its public finances on stronger footing. At the same time, the country has set in train structural measures to achieve...

In addition to the obvious economic benefits of the South-East Highway, there are other advantages that pass over the heads of those in a position to make things...
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