Letters to the Editor

Catastrophe averted

Monday, January, 14 2019    

Dear Editor,Over 12 large garbage bags of cut grass were lit on an open lot by the Karachi residential complex early Saturday morning.Fire brigade officers were called and they promptly responded. Read More

Ill-conceived PEP

Monday, January, 14 2019    

Dear Editor,Faddish thinking seems to be replacing policy at the Ministry of Education. This could be the only logical justification for the Primary Exit Profile exam (PEP). Read More

Anti-dopers catch a 'big fish'!

Monday, January, 14 2019    

Dear Editor,Anti-doping zealots worldwide, including their unthinking, uncritical cheerleaders in and out of Jamaica's athletics community, now have two black eyes covered by eggs all over their face. Read More

We're losing the battle from the home

Monday, January, 14 2019    

Dear Editor,Over the years, successive administrations have tried, with little to no success, to control crime. Read More

Left to the mercy of Internet providers

Friday, January, 11 2019    

Dear Editor,Consumers in this country seem to be left to the mercy of the big businesses.And we have toothless agencies that claim to be looking out for the consumers. Read More

#SaveOurTallawahs: It must be done!

Friday, January, 11 2019    

Dear Editor, Read More

Women reduced to sex toys in dancehall lyrics

Friday, January, 11 2019    

Dear Editor,'The Writer' of the letter entitled 'Clean up dirty music' in the Jamaica Observer published on January 9, 2019 was right on the money and took the words right out of my mouth. Read More

Future of the C'bean is single-use plastic free; get on board!

Friday, January, 11 2019    

Dear Editor,The future of the Caribbean is to be free of single-use plastics and plastic pollution. Read More

Church community supports ban as positive first step

Thursday, January, 10 2019    

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Holness has done a pretty decent job

Thursday, January, 10 2019    

Dear Editor,I have never voted, but I do follow politics and national issues closely. Read More

An accident waiting to happen?

Thursday, January, 10 2019    

Dear Editor,Indiscipline on the roads has been the cause of most accidents, many of which have been fatal.It was interesting that Governor General Sir Patrick Allen spoke to this in his New Year's message. Read More

How come?

Thursday, January, 10 2019    

Dear Editor,A recent situation I experienced in Jamaica has caused me to ask the question: Do standards exist in the building and construction industry in Jamaica? Read More

After slaying the sugar demon, then what?

Wednesday, January, 9 2019    

Dear Editor,I have some sympathy for the Health Ministry's campaign against too much sugar.Sugar's role in the obesity epidemic has been elevated to a place that might amount to oversimplification of a far more complex matter. Read More

Roadworks must consider the disabled

Wednesday, January, 9 2019    

Dear Editor, Read More

Pursuit of peace

Wednesday, January, 9 2019    

Dear Editor, Read More



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