Letters to the Editor

A proposed route for Petrojam

Wednesday, January, 23 2019    

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Double standards!

Tuesday, January, 22 2019    

Dear Editor,The double standards of the Organization of American States (OAS) and US with regard to democracy has been exposed. If Venezuela's Nicolas Maduro's election was possibly illegitimate, what of a host of other recent examples? Read More

Sunday Observer 'tun up di ting'

Tuesday, January, 22 2019    

Dear Editor,Especially since the passing of Ian Boyne, the Sunday Observer has, in my view, generally outperformed the competition in terms of attention-grabbing articles and general readability. Read More

Cut out 'sugar daddy' phenomenon!

Tuesday, January, 22 2019    

Dear Editor,The 'sugar daddy' phenomenon, now modern-day prostitution, is disguised as a glorious trend trapping young, vulnerable females that are swimming in a financial deficit. Read More

Let a woman speak again!

Tuesday, January, 22 2019    

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Understanding the celebrations for the 'returned resident'

Monday, January, 21 2019    

Dear Editor,I wish to explain the groundswell of celebration and welcome given to the release of a leading reggae proponent from prison in the US. Read More

The place of choice for mosquitoes to live, work, raise families

Monday, January, 21 2019    

Dear Editor,The heights of nastiness in Jamaica today is unprecedented, to say the least, we have sunk to an all -time low in which we are covered up to our necks in garbage. Read More

Ward Ave flooded!

Monday, January, 21 2019    

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Dengue outbreak and drain cleaning

Monday, January, 21 2019    

Dear Editor,I have asked this question time and again: Who is responsible for cleaning the island's drains in our towns, cities, etc? Read More

A little note of thanks

Friday, January, 18 2019    

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Sovereignty and independence undermined for too long

Friday, January, 18 2019    

Dear Editor,Jamaica's recent actions in relation to Venezuela have brought sharply into focus our need to take a more sober, realistic assessment of our much-touted “sovereignty” and “independence”. Read More

No water from Christmas!

Friday, January, 18 2019    

Dear Editor,We, the residents of Caledonia Boulevard, Galway Road and Great House Drive in Mandeville, are writing to seek redress to an ongoing problem with the inconvenient supply of water from the National Water Commission (NWC). Read More

Of minimum wage vs liveable wage and pensioners

Friday, January, 18 2019    

Dear Editor,Having watched the current debate regarding minimum wage and liveable wage, permit me to add my two cents.Most people have come down on the side that the current $7,000 weekly minimum wage is not liveable. Read More

Diplomacy should be principled!

Thursday, January, 17 2019    

Dear Editor,When we think of diplomacy, we think of tact, principles and even subtleties. Our diplomatic policy seems to be unfolding in an inconsistent, incoherent and dangerous manner. Read More

Change long overdue in Zimbabwe

Thursday, January, 17 2019    

Dear Editor,Zimbabwean citizens' agitation over perpetual poor governance by the Zimbabwe African National Union – Patriotic Front (Zanu–PF) has continued. Read More



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