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U.S. Second Amendment misunderstood

By Admin 20.07.2016

Dear Editor: The recent killing of three policemen in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and the wounding of three others by a Black male, has caused many to allege that these intemperate acts were in retaliation for the killing of a Black …

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Are Black People not Canadians too?

By Admin 13.07.2016

Dear Editor: It is with great pride that many immigrants become citizens of this great land of Canada. The recent Canada Day saw many gatherings where people were sworn in as Canadians pledging allegiance to the Queen and to faithfully …

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Elated and appalled

By Admin 13.07.2016

Dear Editor: This weekend I was both elated and appalled. My elation stemmed from Serena Williams winning her 22nd Grand Slam title at Wimbledon (tying with Steffi Graf). Then she combined with her older sister Venus to win the Women’s …

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Where are all the young men?

By Admin 06.07.2016

Dear Editor: What a beautiful picture adorned your page 1 of the June 30 edition of Share! Congratulations to all the young ladies who won bursaries from the Alliance of Jamaican Alumni Associations to follow their dreams. Yeah to girl …

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NDP committed to reducing remittance fees

By Admin 29.06.2016

Dear Editor: With a recent rise in service charges, people across the Caribbean are being gouged by a Canadian bank to hold their own money; these are grandmothers and grandfathers, aunties and uncles who simply can’t afford to pay higher …

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Police reform would not make a difference

By Admin 22.06.2016

Dear Editor: In a hugely important piece in the June 11 Toronto Star – “A rare chance to reform police rules” – a very thoughtful Edward Keenan poses and answers the question: Is there a more important job in a …

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Komagata Maru? – One more apology to go

By Admin 01.06.2016

Dear Editor: As a Canadian citizen of Afrikan ancestry, I celebrate our government’s apology for the Komagata Maru injustice. Over the years, I have felt equally buoyed by apologies to the First Peoples of this land, and believe that Canadian …

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Clarification of statement

By Admin 18.05.2016

Dear Editor: Thank you for your article of May 11, 2016 entitled “Peel Police Setting Example by Banning Carding”. I would like to clarify two points. The new procedures replace the previous Street Checks. Peel Police Services Board is proud …

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Peel police association responds to carding story

By Admin 18.05.2016

Dear Editor: Allow me to clarify some of your information (May 12, 2016 issue). Carding is not banned. The Police Services Board is not ‘banning’ carding. The provincial regulations are not proposing that carding be banned. This latest move by …

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