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THE EDITOR, Madam: Delano Franklyn’s commentary in The Sunday Gleaner of May 15, ‘Michael Manley, Edward Seaga and $2000 banknote’, so eloquently laid his case for the complete separation of the two Jamaican statesmen being on the same banknote....
Barbara Gloudon

THE EDITOR, Madam: The passing of the Hon Barbara Gloudon represents the dimming of a cultural and creative light that shone brilliantly for many decades across the great expanse that is the Jamaican media, communication and artistic landscape....
National Housing Trust workers striking at the intersection of Knutsford Boulevard and Oxford Road, St Andrew

THE EDITOR, Madam: I am still trying to figure what Dr Nigel Clarke means when he says that the Government has simplified what is being described as myriads of salary and allowance packages that presently obtains in the public sector and other...

THE EDITOR, Madam: On Tuesday, May 10, we woke up to the news of a strike by the National Water Commission (NWC) as a result of the failure of the Jamaican Government to implement an outstanding 2019 reclassification exercise in line with other...

THE EDITOR, Madam: Mrs Barbara Gloudon was an icon and a champion for the poor. In September 1998, Mrs Gloudon was having a discussion on local government reform on the radio. I phoned in to make my contribution and she was seemingly impressed...

THE EDITOR, Madam: I must register that I am totally appalled by the lack of foresight and future planning in this country. This was revealed to us on Monday when National Water Commission (NWC) workers staged a nationwide strike that resulted in...

THE EDITOR, Madam: The illegal, unconscionable, and politically motivated strike at the National Water Commission (NWC) has brought to the fore one of the most intractable problem besetting the country – striking of essential workers willy-nilly...

The Gleaner on Tuesday asked its social media followers about their thoughts on the recent clashes between residents of Denham Town and the soldiers enforcing the zones of special operations. Below are their views. The residents decided to take...

THE EDITOR, Madam: Social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, TikTok, etc, carry so much information, misinformation and disinformation exchanged every millisecond of every day. Influencers with followings that range from minuscule...

THE EDITOR, Madam: For many years, a few Jamaican citizens have reverted to jungle justice as a form of punishment for wrongdoings. In the latter portion of 2021, residents of St Thomas scoured the bushy surroundings in search of accused abductor...
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