Letters to the Editor

LETTER: Dominicans stop playing chicken on the roads

LETTER: Dominicans stop playing chicken on the roads

August 4, 2010 | Comments: 60

I am 100% convinced Dominican pedestrians are not smart. Being a visitor here it is annoying to watch Dominicans stroll across the roadways as if they don’t care ...

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The exclusion of women as priests is God’s plan

The exclusion of women as priests is God’s plan

July 19, 2010 | Comments: 22

Dear Editor: I commend the Vatican for reaffirming the attempted ordination of women as a “grave crime”. At first sight it may seem that the demands of radical ...

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Gay parades should not be tolerated

Gay parades should not be tolerated

July 4, 2010 | Comments: 89

Cities  throughout the world have been  holding gay pride parades this summer  to celebrate the lifestyle of Sodom and Gomorrah. The primary goal in holding gay ...

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Bringing back the ghost of Hitler

Bringing back the ghost of Hitler

June 27, 2010 | Comments: 4

I wish to express my disappointment with Germany’s Federal Court of Justice for bringing back the ghost of Adolf Hitler and  legalizing direct euthanasia. Our ...

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Vatican newspaper behaving like a ‘rebellious teenager’

Vatican newspaper behaving like a ‘rebellious teenager’

June 23, 2010 | Comments: 1

Regarding the Vatican newspaper L’Osservatore Romano giving its approval to the Blues Brothers Movie –  June 19, 2010: In condoning  The Blues Brothers  ...

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Lack of pride in black youth

Lack of pride in black youth

June 7, 2010 | Comments: 14

By Pastor Rawles Pacquette Is there any more  ride  in  the black youths of today? Greetings in the name of my  Master, Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ. As a boy ...

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Discipline absent in WI cricket team

Discipline absent in WI cricket team

June 2, 2010 | Comments: 17

By Pastor Rawls Pacquette Praise the Lord. Without  discipline West Indies cricket can never survive. First  of all, just because you are the best batsman ...

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Protect Dominica’s natural heritage

Protect Dominica’s natural heritage

May 25, 2010 | Comments: 10

By Colmore S. Christian, PhD May 18, 2010 – As a Dominican national who invested over 25 years in the management, protection and development of Dominica’s ...

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Drivers be courteous – letter writer

Drivers be courteous – letter writer

May 17, 2010 | Comments: 14

I would be most grateful if you post on your newspaper the weather conditions today, especially for those driving. I was out on the road just now and it is ...

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We can win everywhere we compete

We can win everywhere we compete

May 12, 2010 | Comments: 3

Dear Editor: It looks very good that Dominica sensay competed in Virgin Islands Carnival 2010.  Below are photos of a group called Dominican Roots, which ...

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Pedophilia not the problem in Catholic Church, homosexuality is

Pedophilia not the problem in Catholic Church, homosexuality is

May 10, 2010 | Comments: 48

Dear Editor: Contrary to the mainstream media the problem in the Catholic Church – as small as it is –  is not pedophilia, but homosexuality. Authentic ...

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Dominica should sell its water to other countries

Dominica should sell its water to other countries

April 23, 2010 | Comments: 4

Dear Editor: Why doesn’t Dominica sell it’s water? While visiting there I heard rumors that cruise ships would load up in Dominica and sell their load to ...

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We need to rid the Catholic Church from the culprits

We need to rid the Catholic Church from the culprits

April 23, 2010 | Comments: 24

By Paul Kokoski In 2005 Pope Benedict XVI issued a resounding call for reform in the church, saying, “How much filth there is in the church … even among ...

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Investor raises serious questions about night landing at Melville Hall

Investor raises serious questions about night landing at Melville Hall

April 21, 2010 | Comments: 56

Dear Editor: I refer to your January 5th, 2010 news item about the night landing being introduced in a matter of two weeks (See article by clinking this link ...

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There are many opportunities for local youth in sports

There are many opportunities for local youth in sports

April 19, 2010 | Comments: 3

By Oswald Savarin Dear Editor: Mr. Harris’ recent letter to the editor in which he gave an account of his encounter with a young lady who saw little or no value in ...

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Is playing sports stupid?

Is playing sports stupid?

April 13, 2010 | Comments: 10

By Cedric Harris Dear Editor: Last month while I was visiting the Island I overheard a young woman saying to her companion, “People who do sports are ...

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The life of a great and magnificent sacred name stalwart ends

The life of a great and magnificent sacred name stalwart ends

April 12, 2010 | Comments: 13

Dear Editor: I would like to make mention of a recent lost experienced by quite many, if not all of us, who knew Elder Jacob O. Meyer, learned from him and kept ...

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A lash at Anglican denomination for criticisms leveled against Catholic Church

A lash at Anglican denomination for criticisms leveled against Catholic Church

April 5, 2010 | Comments: 23

By Paul Kokoski Dear Editor: I find it rich that Archbishop of Canterbury, Rowan Williams, would attempt to discredit the Catholic Church over its dealing with ...

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In defense of Pope Benedict

In defense of Pope Benedict

April 1, 2010 | Comments: 23

Dear Editor: I commend Pope Benedict XVI for not being intimidated by the petty gossip of the media and other false critics seeking to smear the pope and bring down ...

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Female drivers are a hindrance and potential hazard

Female drivers are a hindrance and potential hazard

March 31, 2010 | Comments: 84

Dear Editor: I am a big truck driver and my question is what is wrong with those Dominican women drivers? When it comes to tight spots they are a nuisance and a ...

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Little help for Dominican athlete making his country proud

Little help for Dominican athlete making his country proud

March 31, 2010 | Comments: 15

Dear Editor: I am forced to write this because in this lovely country of our Dominica the poor will always remain poor and the rich will always remain rich. I say ...

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An observer’s analysis of Magistrate Behanzin’s “special qualities”

An observer’s analysis of Magistrate Behanzin’s “special qualities”

March 30, 2010 | Comments: 11

Dear Editor: Like many, I have read to date the press coverage on Tiyani Behanzin’s performance, serving as magistrate of the professional judiciary.  Accusations ...

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