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THE EDITOR, Madam: As long as time lasts, change is inevitable, and we have been changing over the years. The thing that is most worrying is when the change is for the worse. Jamaica’s political system has evolved over time, and we are currently...
Arnold Foote

THE EDITOR, Madam: It is difficult to think about Junior Foote without recalling his dedication to family, friends, business, country, and diplomatic pursuits. However, what is unforgettable is his kindness. He was a close family friend and one...

THE EDITOR, Madam: In a recent Gleaner letter, I knocked the dismissal of the Bible based simply on its age as a logical fallacy, dubbed the ‘genetic fallacy’. I hope now to point out a few features of the older sections of the Bible that are...

THE EDITOR, Madam: As a former tutor in philosophy at The University of the West Indies, Mona, under Barbadian philosopher Dr Wilvin Wiggins, I am urging critics of the Bible in the newest republic, Barbados, to be informed that, to criticise a...

THE EDITOR, Madam: I first met Nancy Anderson decades ago when I was clerk of courts for Clarendon and she was an American Peace Corps officer. She so loved Jamaica that I do not think she ever went back. I know of one occasion when her parents...

THE EDITOR, Madam: I refer to The Gleaner article dated November 28, titled ‘JPS shocked by new mandatory inspection rate’. I am in agreement with the call by the Jamaica Public Service Company (JPS) for the Government to establish a set fee for...

THE EDITOR, Madam: I think it is the perfect time to express my disappointment in the system we have in Jamaica, considering this crime epidemic. As a young man from a volatile community in St Catherine, I write from experience when I say more...

THE EDITOR, Madam: International pop and R...

THE EDITOR, Madam: Andrew Holness in Opposition said he wanted us to be able to sleep with our doors and windows open, when elected. The next general election big issue isn’t going to be about COVID-19, corruption or the economy, it’s going to be...

THE EDITOR, Madam: I refer to my letter published in your newspaper on Monday November 29. I stated that Chief Justice Kenneth Smith found the declaration of the 1976 state of emergency to be illegal, but not corrupt. I further went on to suggest...
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