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Published:Wednesday | March 9, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:In response to your editorial of Monday, March 7, the Jamaica Teachers' Association (JTA) wishes to commend The Gleaner for itsrole in keeping the education conversation alive and solution-oriented.However, on the issue of the Sydney...

Published:Tuesday | March 8, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:Of the startling revelations made at the commission of enquiry into Coke/MPP, the one that seems to have garnered the most attention thus far has to do with the memoranda of understanding (MOUs) that then National Security Minister Peter...

Published:Tuesday | March 8, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir: An article published in this newspaper recently about former Cabinet ministers supporting Peter Phillips caught my eyes. What hypocrisy, highway dishonesty///

Published:Tuesday | March 8, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:I am watching the Manatt enquiry as I am sending this letter and, once again, government business is intertwined with political involvement.

Published:Tuesday | March 8, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:Lawyers may not be everyone's favourite cup of tea, but they do have their value, as the current Manatt enquiry is proving.The issue between Justice Minister Dorothy Lightbourne and former National Security Minister Peter Phillips is...

Published:Tuesday | March 8, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:Currently, many are of the view that women are advancing in the workplace and in their educational development, and we certainly share that perspective.

Published:Tuesday | March 8, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:Something is amiss.With those words, Mr Delano Seiveright ends his article-cum-appeal-cum-ode to hypocrisy in The Sunday Gleaner of March 6. With those words...

Published:Tuesday | March 8, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:Times are tough - the signs are everywhere.To the Jamaican psyche, the quickest legitimate means of earning a living is to sell something. ..

Published:Tuesday | March 8, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:As a Jamaican living in North America, all I see being marketed to me is sea.Have we forgotten the fruitfulness the green in our island's vegetation represents?

Published:Tuesday | March 8, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:I am wondering if I need to congratulate the Ministry of Agriculture on the latest Eat Jamaican campaign, or first just to try to understand why we need a media blitz to convince Jamaicans to eat what we grow and grow what we eat.For far...

Published:Tuesday | March 8, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:I was very displeased with the Letter of the Day by Juliet Capper, published on Saturday, March 5, titled 'OUR sleeping on the job'.

Published:Tuesday | March 8, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:The debate over asking the law firm Manatt, Phelps & Phillips to testify at the current Manatt-Dudus enquiry seems quite illogical.

Published:Monday | March 7, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir: I am an American history professor who had recently disembarked at Falmouth. I had heard about the splendours of the Greenwood Great House nearby...

Published:Monday | March 7, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir: Some elected representatives have allowed political loyalty to blindfold them and become a stumbling block to giving true representation to those they are elected to serve...

Published:Monday | March 7, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir: Everybody knows that economic growth has been evading Jamaica for quite some time and that the causes are many and varied...

Published:Monday | March 7, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir: I have observed in recent times that the traditional denominations or mainstream churches have stopped preaching the gospel.

Published:Saturday | March 5, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:I read with interest an article published in the Flair Magazine of Monday, February 28, 2011 by attorney-at-law Sherry-Ann McGregor.The article highlights the need for the Rent Restriction Act to be amended.

Published:Saturday | March 5, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir: I read with a great deal of interest Marc Ramsay's call for a political revolution in Jamaica. May I say to Mr Ramsay, a law student at the University of the West Indies, be careful what you wish for.

Published:Saturday | March 5, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir: Dennis Morrison's article in The Sunday Gleaner of February 27 was concise and accurate. The Jamaican economy is built on the automobile. At first, we borrow US dollars and import a car.

Published:Saturday | March 5, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:Ash Wednesday (March 9) marks the beginning of Lent. It is a time when we fast with joy, submitting ourselves to spiritual struggles in preparation for the sorrowful passion and joyful resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ.

Published:Saturday | March 5, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir: On February 17, 2011, The Gleaner published the photograph of a directional sign at the intersection of Hagley Park and Eastwood Park roads.

Published:Saturday | March 5, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir: The Manatt-Coke commission of enquiry was supposed to find the truth - hoping that all would be made plain. The Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) wanted so much to break the silence and tell it like it is, and the People's National Party waited with bated breath for this to be realised.

Published:Saturday | March 5, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir: I read with interest Robert Buddan's article in The Sunday Gleaner, dated February 27, about the secret memoranda of understanding (MOUs).It is Buddan's belief that Peter Phillips was correct to have not shared the knowledge of the MOUs...

Published:Saturday | March 5, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir: When will the Office of Utilities Regulation (OUR) start lobbying seriously for the interest of the people they represent? I think it is gross oppression for utility companies to charge residential...

Published:Friday | March 4, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:Those who are in tune with the recent riots across the Middle East are deeply taken up in thought as it relates to the impact on the Western world.

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