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For most men, monogamy is as unnatural as using a condom during sexual intercourse. Primarily for health or reproductive reasons, a condom is a necessary evil that men can't wait to dump in the waste bin after usage.The truth is today's monogamy is...

If he is honest with himself, the typical policeman is likely to tell you that he does not trust the typical inner-city citizen. The person living on the edge of the gully where stink gases become awake at night to infect cramped rooms with multiple...

In a recent article published in The Gleaner titled 'Caribbean expats mean much to Britain', Lord Tariq Ahmad, the British minister of state with responsibility for the Caribbean, Commonwealth and the United Nations, took the opportunity to...

Bristol, in the county of Somerset in Britain, has a long heritage of maritime enterprise. It was from here that a Venetian, John Cabot, started his voyage of exploration to the New World, becoming the first European to reach the North American...

On Thursday, May 17, PM Holness defended the plan to build a new Parliament building at the expense of Allman Town and National Heroes Park. As edited by The Gleaner then me (for word count only), he said:"Discussions about a new Parliament building...

There was I, standing uncomfortably in the long receiving line to welcome the minister, who had kept his promise, "I shall return."I was at the time working out of the Ministry of Development, Planning and Production, not for the MDPP. So you see, I...

About a week ago, someone told me that JLP Minister of Energy Andrew Wheatley was going to resign or be fired by the PM the following day. I was told that PM Andrew Holness was under pressure by Cabinet ministers and elements in the private sector...

After a brutal and painfully long election campaign that was, in essence, armed conflict between urban and inner-city thugs allied to the JLP and the PNP, the Seaga-led JLP Oppositiondevastated the Manley-led PNP at the polls in October 1980.The...

Hope is always important for a people, and so is a belief that a country is mature enough and sufficiently disposed to doing the right thing that it can claim economic independence. The idea of economic independence has been mooted by Dr Nigel...

Jamaica's Ministry of National Security unveiled a project to connect, collect and use the closed-circuit Television (CCTV) content of private entities under an initiative called JamaicaEye. The idea is to tap into and then collect privately owned...
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