Wed | Nov 22, 2017

Letters

THE EDITOR, Sir:Just as I was about to ask, yet again, about the prospects for cruise shipping in Port Antonio, I saw a cruise ship, the Insignia, in port on Tuesday. It has been many months since a cruise ship...

THE EDITOR, Sir:I must thank Frank Phipps, QC, one of Jamaica's top legal minds, for the article written by him ('We don't beg at lord's table', Gleaner, November 20) about that greatest of acts against humanity, committed by the Europeans against...

THE EDITOR, Sir:It is an honour that I extend the service of appreciation to two outstanding persons who are doing a tremendous job. They are none other than Michael Gentles, the postmaster general, and Julie Falconer, who is the Black River...

THE EDITOR, Sir:One benefit I can appreciate about the National Identification System (NIDS) is that children will be able to have a means of identification they can use prior to becoming 18 years of age...

THE EDITOR, Sir:That first paragraph of Daniel Thwaites' 'FrankenNIDS' (Sunday Gleaner dated November 19, 2017) has to be the definition of candid and raw - and true. The proposed National Identification System is becoming a national nightmare. The...

THE EDITOR, Sir:Having been in the public sector for more than two decades, I have seen a number of wage negotiations, and never once were they concluded without problems... 

THE EDITOR, Sir:The Government of Jamaica has recently made the announcement to outlaw the use of corporal punishment as a method of curtailing the misbehaviour of children. This, the prime minister said, is a part of his administration's effort to...

THE EDITOR, Sir:The recent arrest of a mother reporting the sexual abuse of her son is a glaring example of the weaknesses of the police force in handling sensitive matters.Notwithstanding the establishment of the Centre for the Investigation of...

THE EDITOR, Sir:It seems that the Government and some of those who support the introduction of the National Identification System (NIDS) are saying that the only way that a citizen can satisfactorily prove his identity as that particular person is...

THE EDITOR, Sir: He seems to have a well-laid-out plan for the males, who are the architects of many of the heinous and horrendous crimes of this division.Supt Brown is an exemplary officer and a schoolmate of mine at my alma mater, Rusea's High. The whole country...
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