Sun | Apr 18, 2021

Letters

THE EDITOR, Madam: Jamaica has the most churches per square mile, according to the Guinness Book of World Records, and has a people who, in the main, believe in the existence of God. Incredulously, it is also the country with the highest...

THE EDITOR, Madam When we fervently say “Stop the violence against women”, just who exactly are we pleading to? Is it for those who prey upon the vulnerable? Is it the same ones who continue in their inhumane acts? It is in vain that we plea to...

THE EDITOR, Madam: I would like to thank you for the article ‘Griots of the Windrush Generation’ by Prof Adekeye Adebajo in the Weekend Gleaner of April 9-11. As someone who lived in England for 45 years and now living in my original homeland...

THE EDITOR, Madam: I am indeed saddened by the recent report of a two-year-old child in Falmouth, Trelawny, who was beaten severely by a caregiver. I would like to use this medium to empathise with the mother of this child. My heart also goes out...

THE EDITOR, Madam: The last few days of the vaccination blitz was a major disappointment. With the Ministry of Health and Wellness advising anyone to walk in for vaccines, did they not anticipate massive crowds at these locations? Crowding is one...

THE EDITOR, Madam: As the former executive director of Northern Jamaica Conservation Association (NJCA), I am responding to Abe Dabdoub’s letter published on April 12, 2021. First, let us be clear that Bengal Development’s application was refused...

THE EDITOR, Madam: I am totally opposed to the idea of disposing of the AstraZeneca vaccines as proposed by the opposition spokesman on health, Dr Morais Guy. From my experience as a public health inspector of food, drink and other edibles...

THE EDITOR, Madam: Twenty-twenty was just that year for all of us. A lot of grieving and loss, a lot of adjusting and readjusting to something that came at us full force – COVID-19. It’s a year that I am quite certain will go down in history....

The health ministry has been encouraging people to take the COVID-19 vaccine. Yesterday, we asked our followers if they have been vaccinated, and if so, what has been their experience. Only pain at injection site for 48 hours – @andru876 My...

THE EDITOR, Madam: I write as one individual (although I suspect I’m not alone) just as I’ve learned that a petition signed by 20,000 people is calling for the withdrawal of the recently published Sewell Report on Race and Ethnic Disparities. The...
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