Sun | May 22, 2022

Letters

THE EDITOR, Madam: We are writing with reference to the articles published in The Gleaner, ‘Green energy cost dilemma’, on March 18, and ‘LNG still to power $14b JPS Hunts Bay plant amid energy crisis and cooling concerns’, on April 1. These...

THE EDITOR, Madam: The phrase ‘action, not a bag a mouth’, like many things and issues else in Jamaica, has been placed in a well-known song featuring Nadine Sutherland and Terror Fabulous. Indeed, My younger self welcomed Edward Seaga for...
Akil Andrews, one of four protesters who stood on Hope Road across the United States Embassy on June 4, 2020.

THE EDITOR, Madam: The idea of race is still an insistent force that decides how we view people with different shaped eyes, shape of their noses, hair or skin colour. Notwithstanding that concept of race is non-existent on the scientific radar,...

THE EDITOR, Madam: I was taken aback by Foreign Affairs Minister Kamina Johnson Smith’s response to a comment made by Commonwealth Secretary Baroness Patricia Scotland of Dominica, who suggested she reconsider her challenge for the position and...

The Gleaner on Tuesday asked its social media followers their thoughts on the recent public sector strikes. Below are their responses. Many of the workers seem to have legitimate concerns that have not been properly addressed over the years. I...

THE EDITOR, Madam: I am writing this letter for the attention of the Hon Pearnel Charles Jr, MP, minister of agriculture and fisheries. Mr Charles, I am writing to you about the lengthy time it is taking for your marketing department to make a...

THE EDITOR, Madam: I was lucky enough to catch a recent television interview of American astrophysicist Dr Neil deGrasse Tyson, who was asked his opinion of billionaires’ spaceships, specifically the Blue Origin owned by Jeff Bezos, who has a...

THE EDITOR, Madam: The late Barbara Gloudon once paid me the compliment of saying that I had become a Jamaican “by osmosis”. Perhaps that is why I react with such visceral anger to the news that another 20 men are due to be deported to Jamaica...

THE EDITOR, Madam: This is an open letter to Prime Minister Andrew Holness. We note the recent industrial relations challenges that have emerged publicly in recent times, and it was also expected that you would have responded quickly and...

THE EDITOR, Madam: I am appreciative of the work that Dr Christopher Tufton is doing with the upgrading of our health sector, I am shocked and disappointed by this one fact. The Spanish Town Hospital has no functioning X-ray facility! How can a...
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