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Updated daily 7 days a week, 24 hours a day en-us copyright Jamaica Observer, 2011 PNP should aim for speedy and smooth transition http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/editorial/PNP-should-aim-for-speedy-and-smooth-transition_82637 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13348413/Portia-thinks_w300.jpg Editorial Monday, December 05, 2016 12:00 AM Pray that we did not squander the benefits of lower oil prices http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/editorial/Pray-that-we-did-not-squander-the-benefits-of-lower-oil-prices_82512 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/11339073/gas-pump_w300.jpg Editorial Sunday, December 04, 2016 12:00 AM ISSA, school leaders need reality check http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/editorial/ISSA--school-leaders-need-reality-check-------_82496 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13465233/243707_70483_repro_w300.jpg Editorial Saturday, December 03, 2016 12:00 AM Press the pedal now that there’s fuel for growth http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/editorial/Press-the-pedal-now-that-there-s-fuel-for-growth_82345 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13462989/243747_70381_repro_w300.jpg Editorial Friday, December 02, 2016 3:00 AM What on earth is happening with Mrs Simpson Miller? http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/editorial/What-on-earth-is-happening-with-Mrs-Simpson-Miller-_82185 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13454872/Portia-1_w300.jpg Editorial Thursday, December 01, 2016 12:00 AM Mere crocodile tears over low voter turnout http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/editorial/Mere-crocodile-tears-over-low-voter-turnout_82006 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13465541/244062_70545_repro_w300.jpg Editorial Wednesday, November 30, 2016 12:00 AM Why Grenadians rejected the CCJ http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/editorial/Why-Grenadians-rejected-the-CCJ_81970 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/12578081/CARIBBEAN-COURT-OF-JUSTICE_w300.jpg Editorial Tuesday, November 29, 2016 12:00 AM Local government suffering from low credibility http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/editorial/Local-government-suffering-from-low-credibility_81908 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/12686848/purple-finger_w504_w300.jpg Editorial Monday, November 28, 2016 12:00 AM Will history absolve President Fidel Castro? http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/editorial/Will-history-absolve-President-Fidel-Castro_81830 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13461483/243654_70216_repro_w300.jpg Editorial Sunday, November 27, 2016 12:00 AM Taxpayers, cricket watchers deserve respect http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/editorial/Taxpayers--cricket-watchers-deserve-respect_81761 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13460890/243558_70130_repro_w300.jpg Editorial Saturday, November 26, 2016 12:00 AM If you are healthy, thank a doctor http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/editorial/If-you-are-healthy--thank-a-doctor_81640 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13458084/241599_w300.jpg Editorial Friday, November 25, 2016 12:00 AM How much should we rely on polls? http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/editorial/How-much-should-we-rely-on-polls_81475 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13433455/237731_67583_repro_w300.jpg Editorial Thursday, November 24, 2016 12:00 AM If journalists accept just this one suggestion... http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/editorial/If-journalists-accept-just-this-one-suggestion---_81350 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13441771/241593_w300.jpg Editorial Wednesday, November 23, 2016 12:00 AM Don’t be penny wise, pound foolish on climate change http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/editorial/Don-t-be-penny-wise--pound-foolish-on-climate-change_81242 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13441744/235987_63293_repro_w300.jpg Editorial Tuesday, November 22, 2016 12:00 AM Our job for the next generation http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/editorial/Our-job-for-the-next-generation_81087 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13446662/242100_68726_repro_w300.jpg Editorial Monday, November 21, 2016 12:00 AM China, a ripe tourism market http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/editorial/China--a-ripe-tourism-market_81007 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13447341/chinese-t_w300.jpg Editorial Sunday, November 20, 2016 12:00 AM Interesting developments in national football http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/editorial/Interesting-developments-in-national-football_80967 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13431117/240877_67477_repro_w300.jpg Editorial Saturday, November 19, 2016 12:00 AM A lousy local gov’t debate http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/editorial/A-lousy-local-gov-t-debate_80836 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13428784/240576_67283_repro_w300.jpg Editorial Friday, November 18, 2016 3:00 AM Imagine a Jamaica without charity http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/editorial/Imagine-a-Jamaica-without-charity_80696 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13436531/ZZ7569630B_w300.jpg Editorial Thursday, November 17, 2016 12:00 AM President Barack Obama — a real class act http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/editorial/President-Barack-Obama---a-real-class-act_80567 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13433216/oba_w300.jpg Editorial Wednesday, November 16, 2016 12:00 AM A time for bold government, expansive thinking http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/editorial/A-time-for-bold-government--expansive-thinking_80469 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/12000263/IMF-Building_w300.jpg Editorial Tuesday, November 15, 2016 12:00 AM Local Government’s unsteady status http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/editorial/Local-Government-s-unsteady-status_80357 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/11718510/ballot-box2_w300.jpg Editorial Monday, November 14, 2016 12:00 AM The dilemma of the American working class http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/editorial/The-dilemma-of-the-American-working-class_80302 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13424070/240269_w300.jpg Editorial Sunday, November 13, 2016 12:00 AM Make medical screening in school sports a reality http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/editorial/Make-medical-screening-in-school-sports-a-reality_80273 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13303806/229994__w300.jpg Editorial Saturday, November 12, 2016 12:00 AM An encouraging signal from Mr Trump http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/editorial/An-encouraging-signal-from-Mr-Trump_80163 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/assets/13424070/240269_w300.jpg Editorial Friday, November 11, 2016 1:00 AM