Tag: politicians

Jamaica

Jamaicans Support Term Limits For Politicians

According to a recent RJRGleaner/Don Anderson poll, 77.1 percent of respondents subscribe to term limits of politicians. A further breakdown of the results of the polls shows that 54.6 percent of those interested in term limits argued that the prime minister should serve no more than two terms. At the same time, 25.8 percent would allow for a third term. […]

EDITORIAL

Politicians Cry For Funding!

The recent cries by officials from Jamaica’s two major political parties about the financial burden being placed on party candidates to execute their jobs have not only opened a can of worms but also may be said to be noisome. In a press report, Deputy General Secretary of the Jamaica Labor Party (JLP) Homer Davis stated that it takes $250,000 […]

COMMENTARY

Drought? What A Wonderful Opportunity!

We are susceptible to think of opportunities not so clearly labeled as problems, instead of clearly labeled problems as exciting opportunities.    With this mindset, in the midst of plenty, there is famine, drought, and flood are our reactions to our unpreparedness to see beyond our nose. With some alarm, we again express the need for emergency measures to hydrate one […]