Mon | Nov 19, 2018

Letters

THE EDITOR, Sir:I saw an interesting article in the Wednesday edition of Health and Fitness in The Gleaner (November 7, 2018) with some interesting comments about bleaching called 'Make me whiter than snow' by Dr Alfred Dawes.Skin bleaching has been...

THE EDITOR, Sir:Fabian Campbell, who hails from Portmore, began his Jamaica College (JC) journey in 2016. An avid lover of track and field since grade six, Campbell quickly blended into the JC track and field team. With about 15 medals under his...

THE EDITOR, Sir:We endorse the Jamaica Moves campaign being promoted in schools by the health ministry. However, the Ministry of Education must examine the broader role of physical education (PE) in schools and the practitioners. Most PE teachers...

THE EDITOR, Sir:That Jamaican society has largely sunken into depravity in terms of public conduct, and what comes out of the Parliament, and from entertainers, is widely accepted;, but when the Church endorses decadence, civility is at its end.On...

THE EDITOR, Sir:I am concerned about the protocol of certain commercial banks here in Jamaica. They seem to be lagging so far behind the world.I don't expect them to be on par with, say, the banks in the USA, but I am sure they can do better than...

THE EDITOR, Sir:While I agree that the farmers should not block alternative use of the former sugar cane lands, I do believe that building houses there does not constitute sustainable development.Use the lands instead for planting other crops, such...

THE EDITOR, Sir:In 2016, the NCB Financial Group Limited, parent company for National Commercial Bank, made $14 billion in net profits. Last year, it improved its position by recording $19 billion in net profit. This, I gather, is a new record, as...

THE EDITOR, Sir:I watched the ending moments of the Walker Cup finals a few minutes ago and I wondered what had propelled ISSA to change the format from the one conceptualised in 1961. The intention of the competition then was a challenge cup among...

THE EDITOR, Sir:For many years, I looked forward to coming to Jamaica whenever a Test cricket series was scheduled. In recent years, it seems the matches are being played in every island but Jamaica.I am particularly disheartened to again realise...

THE EDITOR, Sir:Your editorial in Tuesday's Gleaner ('Cataleptic Delroy Williams', November 12, 2018) on the lack of performance of Delroy Williams as mayor of Kingston was a honest and truthful assessment of his work. The fact is that this mayor...
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