|LETTER OF THE DAY - Arm teachers for self-defence!
The Editor, Sir: If a thing is seen or heard often enough..it becomes a norm. Are we going to sit back and allow these vicious attacks on our Jamaican teachers to become a norm? Just under a month ago the media broadcast a situation at a primary school ...
The Editor, Sir: Dawn Ritch wrote a commentary that is inaccurate and ignorant. Barack Hussein Obama is a black man married to a black woman from the southside of Chicago … not that she would know where that is … being from Jamaica.
Intimidation by parents
The Editor, Sir: The president of the National Parents' Association is condemning the action taken by the teachers of the Ocho Rios High School over allegation of abuse of a teacher by a parent. I am totally in disagreement...
Hang innocents as deterrent
The Editor, Sir: 'Hang even the innocent' was the front page headline of The Sunday Gleaner (February 17). The article stated that as a result of a recent poll conducted among 1,008 respondents in 84 communities across the island....
Shaw statement on land purchase
THE EDITOR, Sir: Reference is made to the articles in The Gleaner entitled 'Dean strikes back' on Thursday, February 14, 2008 and the editorial on Friday 15, 2008. I wish to set the record straight in relation to the purchase of land of the now Cool.