Category Archives: COMMENTARY

State of Emergency to halt the rise in murders across the country

EDITORIAL. Another day, another weekend, and its the same old story: more Jamaicans getting slaughtered by the gun. The Nation is on edge, businesses are on edge, as a matter of fact everybody is on edge. The Opposition is rolling

The truth about the persecution of Rastafari in Jamaica

COMMENTARY The Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) has traditionally been accused of persecuting the Rastafarian Community. But is that true or just propaganda? This article will hopefully clear up some of the misconception and propaganda which was spread by the PNP

People are tired of explaining simple things to idiots

  EDITORIAL. In the post truth world, where fantasies, lies and half truths is the norm, many persons are getting frustrated in trying to explain simple things to others around them. In a recent poll done by the University of

Domestic violence,Relationship,and the Family

EDITORIAL. The recent spate of killings because of domestic violence is to say the least extremely worrying. And what makes it even more so, is that its this nations women that are been killed. It’s an assault on the Nations

The pettiness of the old and dying PNP

EDITORIAL. Vocabulary.com states this about the word prosperous. The adjective prosperous often describes a person or a person’s future, but it can apply to anything that’s experiencing growth and success. Prosperous derives from the Latin word prosperus, meaning “doing well.”

A New World Order, Can Jamaica Cope?

EDITORIAL. Conspiracy theorist love to blame everything that is happening in the world on the New World Order and the rich and powerful that is trying to bring it to pass. Much of that is pure nonsense. When people cannot

A New Day for Local Government

EDITORIAL. Its done and dusted. The Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) has won the Local Government Elections, taking Nine of Fourteen Councils including the Prized KSAC. The People`s National Party (PNP) had all Fourteen previously.  As expected, the JLP is in

Stop the dancing and focus on more important things.

Commentary. By  Joyce Watkins I love black people, I hope that’s clear from my actions.  I also love black people enough to be honest about things that bother me.  One thing that keeps me up at night is that if