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Published:Monday | July 5, 2010 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir: I WRITE with reference to an article published on Friday, June 25, titled 'Sniffer dogs searching for bodies in Tivoli Gardens' not to criticise the activity, but to explore concerns...

Published:Monday | July 5, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir:The Opposition has called for the removal of the Rev Al Miller, because he has been charged for fostering an action that they themselves had called for - the extradition of Christopher Coke...

Published:Monday | July 5, 2010 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir: MINISTER OF National Security Dwight Nelson should not have publicly criticised former Commissioner of Police Hardley Lewin, particularly in the way that he did.

Published:Monday | July 5, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir:Former and present public officials or any civil servant should not come out on the airwaves and make dangerous allegations about any government in office...

Published:Monday | July 5, 2010 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir: I WRITE to disassociate myself from a letter published on Monday, June 28, titled 'The real perversion of justice' under the name of one Peter Knight with email address...

Published:Monday | July 5, 2010 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir: IT IS with more than a little disdain that I have listened to the social commentary coming from persons such as Milton Samuda, president of the Jamaica Chamber of Commerce...

Published:Sunday | July 4, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: On June 27, an article from Jamaicans for Justice was published in response to my June 20 column, 'Stand Firm Bruce or Tek Wey Yuh Self'.

Published:Saturday | July 3, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Below are online readers' reaction to comments made by Hardley Lewin re Christopher Coke being tipped off about the request for his extradition.

Published:Saturday | July 3, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir:According to a recent article, 'Port Royal gets $72-million', Tourism Minister Ed Bartlett said he envisioned a "tourism triangle of the future", comprising Port Royal, Port Henderson in nearby Portmore, and downtown Kingston.

Published:Saturday | July 3, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir:'Can the leopard change its spots? Neither can you do good who are accustomed to doing evil ...".

Published:Saturday | July 3, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir:Please publish as a letter to Pastor Al Miller.Dear Al,Many persons like me have restrained themselves from writing in the press due to a number of considerations, chief among them being our own commitment to the code of ministerial...

Published:Saturday | July 3, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir:One of the reasons given by our parliamentarians for excluding sexual orientation as a ground for non-discrimination in the proposed Charter of Rights and Freedoms is to prevent gay marriages being allowed "through the back door".

Published:Friday | July 2, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: I heartily congratulate our police officers and soldiers who have lawfully been carrying out their duties in our beautiful island of Jamaica! Do you know how much relief it was to drive on Pechon Street...

Published:Friday | July 2, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: Sickle-cell disease affects 10 per cent of the Jamaican population. This disease causes many complications, including very severe painful crises. For severe painful crises, doctors commonly prescribe pethidine or morphine...

Published:Friday | July 2, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: When was the last time you had a heart-to-heart talk with your child? About sex? As uncomfortable as it may be for you, the spotlight is thrown your way as adolescent males have identified you as the person...

Published:Friday | July 2, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir:Please publish this as an open letter to the solicitor general, Douglas Leys.Dear Sir,We of the Jamaican Bar Association are shocked by and in disagreement with the position taken by an attorney...

Published:Friday | July 2, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: The concern that some Jamaican employers refuse to employ people who live in inner-city communities because of stereotypical views about their attitudes have come into public focus as a result of the recent events...

Published:Friday | July 2, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: Once again we have another 'Jesus Christ man' venturing into the world of politics and delivering himself of a totally lopsided, irrelevant exposé on the complex topic of the Coke affair.

Published:Thursday | July 1, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: One of the most lucrative criminal practices in Jamaica and the greatest disincentive to commerce is the extortion racket.

Published:Thursday | July 1, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: Finally, the draft Protected Disclosure Act (whistle-blower law) 2010 is before a joint select parliamentary committee.

Published:Thursday | July 1, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: The recent spate of criticism of Bruce Golding (some warranted) and the direction in which he is leading cause one to ask several questions, especially of the Opposition.

Published:Thursday | July 1, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: I write this letter hoping someone will read and be able to answer a simple question about the Falmouth police station facility.

Published:Thursday | July 1, 2010 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir: The Gleaner's editorial of June 12 touched on some salient points as to the state of mathematics in our schools and referred to it as a "patient in extremely poor health"....

Published:Wednesday | June 30, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: It is always advisable and appropriate to present a balanced perspective on any issue that is the subject of discussion and reflection.

Published:Wednesday | June 30, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: The poll results coming out of Jamaica are disappointing. How soon the people of Jamaica forget about the 18 years given the drivers of the 'Old Bus' ...

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