06 August 2004

Shooting from the hip


Editor: Of course homosexuals choose a gay lifestyle. For the same reason heterosexuals choose to have relations with members of the opposite sex. ...

Emancipation month: fantasy time for Rastas


EDITOR: This is Emancipation Month and it is evangelism and missionary time for Rastafarians, Afro-Caribbeans and those who promote the idea that we b...

Judge not, lest thou be judged


Editor: For the past few weeks I have been reading articles by Joe on the issue of homosexuality and last week I read one by Dave that almost brought...
30 July 2004

No response yet from CDC


Editor: I was prompted to make a few observations on Carnival due to some comments I read last week on the question of lack of designers. Around 1980...

Emancipation and the education system


Part One:EDITOR: The education system in the anglophone Caribbean has its origin in the Act and Emancipation Resolution, which was introduced in Parli...

‘Lesbianism, homosexuality ungodly’


EDITOR: I read with interest “Confession - Gay man confesses to Searchlight” in the July 16, 2004 edition of the said paper. All kinds of em...

Still struggling with name calling


Editor: In your paper dated Friday, July 14 2004, it was uplifting to read the article/letter written by “Joe”. To say I understand what he...

Joe: What is it about gays that scares you?


Editor: I need to clarify a couple things from the last letter I wrote to you (published July 16). A friend called me after reading the letter and po...

The root causes of crime in society


Please permit me a space in your paper to deal with crime. I remember as a boy growing up that what our parents gave us, we had to be satisfied with....

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