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Published:Thursday | October 8, 2015 | 12:00 AMEsther Tyson, Contributor

I stood among thousands of Jamaicans on Sunday evening, September 27, in Half-Way Tree, who were supporting The CAUSE - (Church Action Uniting Society for Emancipation ). These thousands were giving voice to what we, and thousands of other Jamaicans...

Published:Thursday | July 30, 2015 | 12:00 AMEsther Tyson

In recent weeks, there has been quite a stir in the United States (US) concerning accusations that Planned Parenthood, the organisation that promotes abortion in that country, has been selling baby parts. This information came about because of an...

Published:Thursday | June 4, 2015 | 12:00 AMEsther Tyson, Contributor

The family is the basic unit of society. Our family structure has suffered repeated blows to its stability: from our foreparents being forced to leave their families in Africa to being chattels of slave masters without control over their own destiny...

Published:Thursday | April 30, 2015 | 12:00 AMEsther Tyson

The minister of youth and culture, Lisa Hanna, wants Jamaica to legalise abortion as a way to stem the number of women who are poor and are having unwanted children whom they cannot support. Ms Hanna wants the conversation to begin about changing...

Published:Friday | April 3, 2015 | 12:00 AMEsther Tyson

Things fall apart, the centre cannot hold; /Mere anarchy is loosed upon the world,/ the blood-dimmed tide is loosed, and everywhere/The ceremony of innocence is drowned- William Butler Yeats. These lines aptly describe the violence and abuse being...

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