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The Jamaican Government’s emboldened stance against the Nicolás Maduro regime opens the door to a more muscular foreign-policy ideology and strategy, particularly as they relate to important industries and treasured assets. The Andrew...

Whenever I spoke animatedly about something or the other from the news that fascinated me, my uncle, the senior attorney, would look at me with those know-it-all, seen-it-all-before, wise old eyes and say, “Nephew, there is nothing original,...

The assessment component of the New Standard Curriculum (NSC) at the primary level is referred to as the Primary Exit Profile (PEP). This component is designed to generate or provide evidence on the learners’ knowledge, understanding and...

The Gleaner, in one of its editorials captioned 'Elbow sleeping Integrity Commission' (Saturday, January 18, 2019), sheds light on one of the many failures in our country as a result of government.We have government not acting on a matter with...

It was about 43 years ago. My father was circling the block in downtown Miami while I looked around in the popular La Epoca store for something that I wanted to buy. I didn't find it, so I exited the building and joined the group of people that had...

The embarrassing revelation last week that annual reports of parliamentarians' statutory declarations for the last four years, not counting the just-ended 2018, had not been tabled in the House of Representatives should trigger action from Jamaica's...

Since January 12, there have been a few Gleaner articles presenting a curious mix of information about the Government's expressed intention to pass a law to take ownership of the 49 per cent shares held by PDV Caribe since 2007 when the Petroleum...

Of recent, the standard of The Gleaner's editorials, usually good, has been unusually high, especially a volley of tremendous pieces throughout the last couple weeks. Even so, the editorial of Friday, January 11, 2019, 'Ruel Reid's socialism on...

Last year, road fatalities jumped 24 per cent over the previous year. My wish for 2019 is that there are far fewer tears, deaths, and seriously injured persons, as a result of sharp decreases in traffic accidents.I would also like to see courtesy...

No mek no mistake tink seh di 'P' eena NEPA stand fi 'Protection'! A National Environment...
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