Threats to press freedom are not just confined to state action or even to pressure from commercial interests.
The cost of democracy in Jamaica is already unnecessarily high.
This horrible word conjures up great distress and discomfort.
The Parole Act of Jamaica 1978 has been in effect for the past 36 years.
It's sad to see how decades of political tribalism have destroyed most Jamaicans' ability to reason.
"I have given orders to be awakened at any time in case of a national emergency, even if I'm in a Cabinet meeting." Quoted by Ronald Reagan, the late US president.
GUEST COLUMNISTDomestic violence and US midtermsWith the spotlight being shone on the National Football League (NFL) and the Ray Rice matter, other cases of domestic abuse have received attention.
Men can get their get-up-stand-up Irish moss and their bun in Panama, just like in Jamaica.
Cable television operators and broad-casters operate within a regulatory framework that ensures that their output has been honestly acquired, is not slanderous or indecent, and meets specified technical quality standards.