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Letters

THE EDITOR, Sir:When I read Dr Herbert Gayle's concern about the (mis)use of the term 'domestic violence', it confirmed my initial scepticism when I first heard the term used in the 1980s as I did my Master of...

THE EDITOR, Sir:On Sunday morning, tragedy struck once again in the Bog Walk gorge when a car plunged into the Rio Cobre and the driver lost his life. The word is that the concern of persons who are usually ready to help was absent. I found this...

THE EDITOR, Sir:I read the letter in your Monday, January 23, 2017, edition from Ewin James, titled 'Atheism - a denial of reality', and I feel I must respond.Mr James makes what is the single biggest mistake one can make when discussing atheism,...

THE EDITOR, Sir:I've stood by and hear people from all walks of life bash Christians and the Church whenever crime and violence escalates, as if Christians are not humans, too, who have a natural fear for their lives and the safety of their friends...

THE EDITOR, Sir:I write in reference to Dujon Russell's well-written and compelling letter titled 'Prison snub an affront to human rights', published in your newspaper on January 17, 2016.The assertions made by Kamina Johnson Smith were frightening...

THE EDITOR, Sir:In about 2012, a Jamaican pilot was convicted in Qatar of a sexual offence involving a child. It is reported that he was sentenced to five years' imprisonment.After he served his sentence, he was returned to...

All five of us, senior retirees and close friends, went to a Kingston hospital to visit my grandson, Barry, who was in a car accident. A popular newsman that he is, he commented on the...

THE EDITOR, Sir:It was with great sadness that I learnt on Wednesday, January 18 of the death of Peter Abrahams, the man who, as chairman of Radio Jamaica Limited, appointed me managing director in 1978. Peter was a journalistic dynamo, a visionary...

Irvine Hall no longer is a safe haven for persons in the lower socioeconomic stratum of society. Rather, it is gradually becoming an avenue to fund the...

The following suggestion is made not because I want to impose my belief on anyone, but because I am a strong believer in the Word of God, as proclaimed in...
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