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Published:Friday | March 25, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:I find in society today a strident infringement upon what one considers to be the rights of individuals and of people in business.I am finding that one can no longer select the persons that they would chose to work in an organisation, as...

Published:Friday | March 25, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir: Jamaica is in danger of losing its much-vaunted press freedom.Not that the boundaries of that freedom are often tested, given the self-censorship of our media owners...

Published:Friday | March 25, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:I would like to add my voice to those who oppose the recently announced purchase of Claro by the dominant cellular and broadband provider in Jamaica, and possibly the Caribbean, Digicel.While Digicel claims that the sale is subject ...

Published:Friday | March 25, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:Permit me to point out an observation I made at the University Hospital of the West Indies (UHWI) recently.

Published:Friday | March 25, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:I have read and sometimes enjoyed the views put forward by your columnist, Mr Gordon Robinson.However, in his column on Tuesday, March 22, I am bewildered by his logic (or lack thereof).

Published:Friday | March 25, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:In The Sunday Gleaner of March 20, in an article titled 'A tale of two secrets' by Lambert Brown, he wrote in the context of the 'Dudus' Coke extradition request that: "There is no constitutional right in Jamaica or anywhere else in the...

Published:Friday | March 25, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:Whatever answers the Manatt-Dudus enquiry provides, one of the enduring mysteries is what made Prime Minister Bruce Golding believe that he could use a political party to retain lobbyists to do business with the United States government...

Published:Friday | March 25, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:I am trying to find my family in Jamaica.My father is Clinton Bancroft Bailey. He is 75 and now lives in Sheffield, England, to which he migrated around 1961. My father is from a small village called Bell Hill in St Mary.

Published:Friday | March 25, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:I am trying to find my family in Jamaica.My father is Clinton Bancroft Bailey. He is 75 and now lives in Sheffield, England, to which he migrated around 1961. My father is from a small village called Bell Hill in St Mary.

Published:Friday | March 25, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:In The Sunday Gleaner of March 20, in an article titled 'A tale of two secrets' by Lambert Brown, he wrote in the context of the 'Dudus' Coke extradition request that: "There is no constitutional right in Jamaica or anywhere else in the...

Published:Friday | March 25, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:Whatever answers the Manatt-Dudus enquiry provides, one of the enduring mysteries is what made Prime Minister Bruce Golding believe that he could use a political party to retain lobbyists to do business with the United States government...

Published:Friday | March 25, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:Permit me to point out an observation I made at the University Hospital of the West Indies (UHWI) recently.

Published:Thursday | March 24, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir: I MAKE reference to Dr Vendryes' article 'Ounce of Prevention' (March 22) where he speaks of the syndrome X...

Published:Thursday | March 24, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:Re: Manatt-Dudus enquiry - setting the record straight on "suspicious" envelopes.WE ACT for and on behalf of Jane Doe (name changed to protect her identity), who has passed to us a copy of your article published in The Gleaner...

Published:Thursday | March 24, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir: IN RECENT days there have been many letters written on the Sabbath question.When I read articles written by persons such as Reverend Devon Dick and his ilk, I ask myself: 'Are we reading the same Bible?'

Published:Thursday | March 24, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir: WHEN ARE we going to hold the police responsible?On Monday, March 21, two students of the St Mary High School were almost mowed down on Main Street in Highgate while walking home from school....

Published:Thursday | March 24, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir: The editorial of March 22 falls below the threshold that we would expect in a moral crusade. "Dorothy Lightbourne hasn't dealt with Keith Knight for 31 years allegedly because she heard him say, "All Labourite fi dead,"...

Published:Wednesday | March 23, 2011 | 12:00 AM

The EDITOR, Sir:THE RECENT events happening in the Arab world and parts of Africa, and particularly the military intervention of Western powers in Libya, have demonstrated the very clear superiority of Western culture....

Published:Wednesday | March 23, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:IT HAS been for the longest time since young people have been living in Jamaica with a disease called 'can't read'.

Published:Wednesday | March 23, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:WHILE WE continue to bring to the forefront cases of child abuse, we must also strive to educate young parents about the responsibility of parenting and effective methods of child rearing.Like many other diseases, child abuse is as...

Published:Wednesday | March 23, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:THE CONSTITUENTS of South West St Catherine are likely to re-elect Mr Everald Warmington as their member of parliament.

Published:Wednesday | March 23, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir: MANY REPUTATIONS are being put to the test during the Manatt Commission of Enquiry hearings. We have heard from public officials specifically charged with dealing with extradition cases...

Published:Tuesday | March 22, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:I had the unfortunate experience of having my motor vehicle registration plates removed for a defective tyre while travelling along the Spur Tree road in Manchester recently.I was served with a traffic ticket of $7,500.

Published:Tuesday | March 22, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir: I agree that Mr Warmington disrespected the media and, as such, should be disciplined, but not to the extent of not being selected as a candidate for the by-election.

Published:Tuesday | March 22, 2011 | 12:00 AM

THE EDITOR, Sir:In reference to Prime Minister Bruce Golding's "termites" comment in 2008, which claimed that the brains of the PNP were infested, it has become increasingly clear that the activities of termites on the brains of our parliamentarians...

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