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Letters

THE EDITOR, Madam: All who study the Constitution of Jamaica will note that it does not recognise any political party; it recognises members of parliament and their respective constituencies. In fact, in our first election in Jamaica under Adult...

THE EDITOR, Madam: Having spent a week in the beautiful St Catherine, Jamaica, with my brother during my recent visit from the United Kingdom, I have to express my dismay at the frequency, completely unannounced, of no running water. Does the water...

THE EDITOR, Madam: A building that is dedicated for worship is not the ‘Church’ in the eyes of God. The building will not be caught up to meet Jesus Christ when He returns; instead, it will be destroyed. St Matthew 24:2 says “there shall not be...

THE EDITOR, Madam: I am very concerned as I am seeking clarity as to the overall responsibility of the State and those employed by it. I refer to an article in THE STAR on May 25, titled ‘Man sleeps in car to avoid girlfriend’. Now, it is said...

THE EDITOR, Madam: Raheem Sterling, Manchester City footballer, has been awarded the Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE). This was for his crusade since 2017 for racial equality in sports. Well done, Mr Sterling, you have done your...

THE EDITOR, Madam: Since March of this year, the people of St Elizabeth have been experiencing a lot of inconvenience due to the closure of the Jamaica Public Service (JPS) office in Black River, St Elizabeth. The JPS has discontinued the in-...

THE EDITOR, Madam: Democracy in Jamaica is one in which the people elect representatives who legislate on their behalf. While the freedom exists for us to have more than two parties (and we do have more than two) – there are two main ones. Well,...

THE EDITOR, Madam: “Many more will have to suffer, many more will have to die?” These are the lines from a song from the King of Reggae – Bob Marley. I have heard of politicians, bankers, lawyers, teachers and our hard-working members of the...

THE EDITOR, Madam: The rampant and indiscriminate use of marijuana is becoming a chronic national problem which needs to be urgently addressed. Marijuana is addictive and contains mind-altering chemicals, the main one being THC, which is a...

THE EDITOR, Madam: It is a bit surprising to see the glaring missteps in the current COVID-19 vaccination campaign by the Government. In a Gleaner article dated June 9, it was noted that persons 60 years and older who have been fully vaccinated...
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