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Published:Friday | August 27, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: It is inexplicable how Peter Bunting of the People's National Party (PNP) is so "cleverly" attempting to differentiate his party's corruption issues...

Published:Thursday | August 26, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: The letter captioned 'PM's options', published in your paper on Wednesday, August 25, gives three courses of action Prime Minister Bruce Golding could take, ostensibly based on the pressure the Government is under...

Published:Thursday | August 26, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: The restructuring and (maybe) reduction of the Cabinet cannot be viewed in a vacuum or just as a cost-cutting exercise.

Published:Thursday | August 26, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: I am a graduate of a university in Jamaica.During the academic years 1999-2000 and 2001-2002, I borrowed a total of $261,178 from the Students' Loan Bureau (SLB)...

Published:Thursday | August 26, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: Good governance in a democratic society is underpinned by trust and confidence in the honesty and integrity of its leadership, particularly its elected leadership.

Published:Thursday | August 26, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: The Opposition leader's objection to the Jamaica Labour Party's involvement in government business stirs up memories and reminds that it was the People's National Party...

Published:Wednesday | August 25, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: As a nation, we continue to struggle to find effective ways of solving issues that pose threats to our economic and social stability.

Published:Wednesday | August 25, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir:Regarding your editorial on Tuesday, you owe your readers further and better particulars to back your call for the resignation of Junior Minister Everald Warmington.

Published:Wednesday | August 25, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir:Some readers might regard the article 'Caught', on the front page of The Sunday Gleaner, August 22, as revealing or presenting new information.

Published:Wednesday | August 25, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: The Prime Minister (PM) and his party have three options at this time, as I see it.The PM can call a snap election in order to gain a new mandate for himself and his party.

Published:Wednesday | August 25, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir:Once again, the Peoples' National Party (PNP) has called for the resignation of the prime minister, and for the third time since it has been relegated to the uncomfortable title of opposition...

Published:Wednesday | August 25, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir:Despite calls for tolerance by Jamaica's religious, political and human-rights leaders, as well as outright denials by others, attacks against Jamaica's gay community still continue.

Published:Tuesday | August 24, 2010 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:On the front page of last Sunday's Gleaner is a picture of Bruce Golding below a headline featuring the Government's role in the sordid Dudus story.

Published:Tuesday | August 24, 2010 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir: Your correspondent Leon Pryce, who called me an "intellectual hypocrite" and located Raggashanti in the lineage of Louise Bennett Coverley...

Published:Tuesday | August 24, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: The article 'Sports and schools in Jamaica' (August 22) touched on some poignant issues and put in mind the flood of reports, recently, regarding Merlene Ottey still competing at age 50.

Published:Tuesday | August 24, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: With the myriad problems facing our nation, I think it is time for Jamaica to seriously consider mandatory military service.

Published:Tuesday | August 24, 2010 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir: Your correspondent, Kevin K.O. Sangster, in a letter of Friday, August 20 in The Gleaner took a very scathing aim at Everald Warmington for his outburst at Contractor General Greg Christie...

Published:Tuesday | August 24, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: There are many things in Jamaica's public life that are going well. We have a contractor general and a commissioner of customs who are doing a good job...

Published:Tuesday | August 24, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: I suppose I just don't get most of Carolyn Cooper's ideas.For me, they're seldom well thought-out and, worse, there's an arrogance, a pretence at wisdom and knowledge...

Published:Monday | August 23, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: Was it the brutish behaviour of the Caribs towards the Tainos; the Portuguese towards the Africans; the planters towards the slaves or the devious commands...

Published:Monday | August 23, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: In November 2008, our parliamentarians moved via a conscience vote to retain the death penalty for certain serious crimes.

Published:Monday | August 23, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: Martin Henry, in his August 16 column, argues that 'Garvey was no Rasta'. Yet, Garvey's message of Black pride/self-belief is only with us at all today because of Rasta.

Published:Monday | August 23, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: Former deputy commissioner of police Mark Shields is reported as having 'admonished' the Government for 'dragging its feet' on proposed deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) legislation.

Published:Monday | August 23, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: We take note of the critical points made by Delford Morgan in his letter, 'Making agriculture viable', published Thursday, August 19.

Published:Monday | August 23, 2010 | 12:00 AM

The Editor, Sir: If you appreciate our rich Jamaican culture and think the preservation of the most sensitive part of our heritage is of utmost importance for us all...

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