The death of the youth club movement
Some time ago I wrote on the youth club movement losing its influence, but it now seems that apart from the police youth clubs, SDC (Social Development Commission) clubs are nowhere to be found.
The youth club movement had its genesis in the days of the Social Welfare Commission. N ...
For the sake of history
IN reference to your Memories of Jamaica article by Donna Hussey-Whyte in the Observer of July 16, 2014, entitled 'Rosa Linton remembers when women could not vote', there are a couple of political points made that need to be clarified and put into context.
But first, let me congratu ...
Did Mayor Brown Burke misspeak?
Last Wednesday, July 9, 2014, on TVJ's nightly news I heard the Mayor of Kingston and St Andrew Angela Brown Burke addressing the issue of unpaid property taxes.
She said that, according to the
law, if someone rents a place and the property tax is in arrears then the assets of the t ...