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Published:Saturday | March 20, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir:It was very amazing the see how elaborate was the swearing-in ceremony for the new custos of Trelawny.

Published:Saturday | March 20, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir:I am glad to see that some people in St Thomas have at last found the courage to publicly draw attention to the inadequacy of the statue of Paul Bogle in front of the old courthouse as an acceptable portrayal of the national hero.

Published:Saturday | March 20, 2010 | 12:00 AM

In Jamaica, if you work it's a problem, and if you don't it's another problem.

Published:Friday | March 19, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir:I humbly ask that the leaders of the traditional and non-traditional assemblies in Christ call an urgent meeting with a view to proposing a platform built on in-depth Christian principles to work harmoniously with the governing body and...

Published:Friday | March 19, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir:According to the Jamaica Information Service (JIS) website, plans are afoot to transform Spanish Town's old courthouse into a civic centre.

Published:Friday | March 19, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir:To extradite or not to extradite is now the buzz-topic for all and sundry, especially those who have deep interests in the United States of America.

Published:Friday | March 19, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir:The much-publicised extradition case which occupies the minds of Jamaicans, both at home and in the diaspora, has given the church community in Mandeville more than enough reasons to express...

Published:Friday | March 19, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir:Though we all acknowledge the Armadale tragedy was the result of negligence on the part of several entities, the subsequent reassignment of Mrs June Spence-Jarrett is not the way forward.Mrs Spence-Jarrett represents, in my opinion, a...

Published:Friday | March 19, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir:Jamaicans For Justice (JFJ) wishes to provide the following response to the letter titled 'Jamaicans For Justice rather late in the day', written by Patrick Gallimore and published in your newspaper on Sunday, March 14.JFJ's involvement...

Published:Thursday | March 18, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: I visited Devon House recently and observed a worker there using a hose to water some plants. I thought this was odd given the severe water shortage...

Published:Thursday | March 18, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: After the massive earthquake near Sumatra, near Banda Aceh in 2004, did not the Government of Jamaica make commitments with the Government of the United States of America to commence...

Published:Thursday | March 18, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: Finally, I've seen it all, a notable leader of a church coming out to defend a strongman of Jamaica's most violent garrison.

Published:Thursday | March 18, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: Portia Simpson Miller yesterday deferred to her spokespersons on the extradition matter involving the west Kingston strongman and the media have made heavy weather...

Published:Thursday | March 18, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: The extradition issue with Christopher 'Dudus' Coke is an embarrassment to the prime minister and to every well-thinking Jamaican....

Published:Wednesday | March 17, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: There has been another call for garrisons to be 'dismantled'.This time from Martin Henry in a piece titled 'Smash those walls now'.

Published:Wednesday | March 17, 2010 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir I AM very concerned with the targeting of civil servants in the Armadale affair.

Published:Wednesday | March 17, 2010 | 12:00 AM

Dozens of readers are commenting on stories at www.jamaica-gleaner.com. Here are some of their views...

Published:Wednesday | March 17, 2010 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir: I READ with a great degree of disappointment the response of Inspector Simmonds, attached to the Ocho Rios police, to your reporter, published on the front page of The Gleaner on March 10...

Published:Wednesday | March 17, 2010 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir: I GREATLY admire the step taken by the Barbados minister of education and human resource development to "shut out toxic Jamaican dancehall music...

Published:Wednesday | March 17, 2010 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:I WRITE in response to the letter headlined 'Rattray's wrong thinking' published yesterday.

Published:Wednesday | March 17, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir:One difficult decision for media anywhere in the world is how to avoid glorifying criminals while reporting their misdeeds as interesting and factual copy.

Published:Wednesday | March 17, 2010 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:SO MANY times I have watched television and I am left in amazement, shock and trepidation at the behaviour displayed by members of Parliament (MP) conducting the country's business in Gordon...

Published:Tuesday | March 16, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir:Official society subscribes to the hypocritical United States 'war on drugs', so it obediently signs every protocol thrown its way to facilitate 'the war'.

Published:Tuesday | March 16, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: I write with regard to the recent discussions concerning the pupil-teacher ratios of 35:1 for primary schools and 17:1 for high schools, and the conclusion therefrom by the Ministry of Education...

Published:Tuesday | March 16, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: I am amazed at the arguments put forward by Garth A. Rattray in his column of March 15, 'The Dudus stick'.

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