Letters to the Editor

Why didn't Justice Sykes decline the acting appointment?

Dear Editor, That Justice Bryan Sykes has accepted the position of acting chief justice is, not withstanding his stellar career as a jurist, an indictment on him and raises serious questions about his willingness to act on principle. Read More

Let us not give into that fear and step out in faith and love
Dear Editor,We are in a crisis. The murder rate in our country is at an all-time high. The criminals in our midst are drunk on their own power and see no need to skulk about and conduct their nefarious activities in the dark of night.... Read More

Tillerson's visit rubs pepper and salt in an open wound
Dear Editor, ... Read More

Appoint Chief Justice Brian Sykes!
Dear Editor,The National Democratic Movement (NDM) is calling on Prime Minister Andrew Holness to immediately issue instructions to appoint Justice Brian Sykes as chief justice of Jamaica.... Read More

Paul Bogle would have to march alone today

Monday, February, 5 2018    

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PM approach foreign to provisions of constitution

Monday, February, 5 2018    

Dear Editor,The prime minister has sought to justify the selection of Bryan Sykes as acting chief justice by relying on section 99 of the constitution. Read More

PM interfering with the judiciary

Monday, February, 5 2018    

Dear Editor, Read More

We've written our crime story as a nation

Monday, February, 5 2018    

Dear Editor, Read More

Radio call-in programmes serving a meal

Monday, February, 5 2018    

Dear Editor,Listening to good radio call-in programmes is a blessing and great entertainment too. Read More

Horace Chang needs to go!

Saturday, February, 3 2018    

Dear Editor,I'm calling for a new general secretary of the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) because the party needs a person who's a great mediator. Read More

Think before you share on social media

Saturday, February, 3 2018    

Dear Editor,Every day I see how messed up we are as a society. Gone are the days when values and morals can be easily identified, now it seems they have taken on a new face. Read More

These 'halfway' appointments fly in the face of separation of powers

Friday, February, 2 2018    

Dear Editor,Recent national events have brought to the forefront of my thoughts the imagery in Shakespeare's As You Like It that:“All the world's a stage, and all the men and women merely players; Read More

With Clarke, JLP shooting itself in the foot…once again

Friday, February, 2 2018    

Dear Editor,The Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) has always been good at shooting itself in the foot. Forgetting the ugly 'bangarang, when it tried to sideline Audley Shaw, it is now about to repeat the familiar exercise of self-flagellation. Read More

Equip the JCF with the resources to fight crime

Thursday, February, 1 2018    

Dear Editor,Last night I listened to Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) Clifford Blake responding to questions from Andre Earle and callers on RJR's programme Balancing Justice. Read More

Let's better handle the 'dirty laundry'

Thursday, February, 1 2018    

Dear Editor,Political content has over time lost in its aim to invade the ears and eyes of the populace and influence the minds of the electorate. Read More



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