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We must stop producing defective men!

Saying succinctly what we all know intuitively about gunmen, columnist Garth Rattray puts in clear perspective the nature of the “bad men” around us in Jamaica. He rightly sees how these cowards sow fear in their communities and hold everyone hostage with their dastardly deeds. Rattray calls them defective men.
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Getting the most out of your home

Perhaps because of the economy's poor state, Jamaicans are using home equity loans increasingly, according to banks and building societies. Older homeowners are using built up equity to pay for tertiary education, invest elsewhere and even fund daily expenses. Read how the financial institutions are responding.
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A flaccid male performance

Gleaner columnist Jaevion Nelson doesn't mince words when he advises Jamaican males that they have no property rights to the vagina. He attacks what he calls sexualised masculinity and says it has a lot to do with the many distorted ways men perceive and treat women in this society.
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Defending Busta's Legacy

Ken Jones isn't happy with Orville Taylor's loose facts about national hero Alexander Bustamante and accuses him of being obsessed with sullying Busta's name. In a fiery piece, Jones brings a few facts of his own to bear and says Taylor is not yet worthy to unloose the latchet of Busta's shoes.
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All is not well with power project

The issues surrounding the 360 Megawatt Project are not going away. The PSOJ and other private sector and civil society groups feel strongly that the process should be aborted and re-tendered. In this press release the JCC, JCSC, JEA, JMA, CURE, JUSD, MSME Alliance and the PSOJ outline their reasons and recommend that the Prime Minister appoint a joint public-private committee to oversee the project.
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