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House bohgaz didn’t earn right to share abrazos

House bohgaz didn’t earn right to share abrazos

It’s a darn good thing I didn’t schedule my life around the sitting of the House on Friday, or I would be cussing no end right now, like those who did. What the heck, this is [...]

House bohgaz didn’t earn right to share abrazos

House bohgaz didn’t earn right to share abrazos

It’s a darn good thing I didn’t schedule my life around the sitting of the House on Friday, or I would be cussing no end right now, like those who did. What the heck, this is [...]

Elroy Johnson: I am a Belizean

Elroy Johnson: I am a Belizean

I am a Belizean. But I am absolutely unique. My life is unique. Out of my unique experience, there is something that has never been, and can never be, experienced by anyone else. It is my [...]

Compton Fairweather sheds “some light” on the FBI’s Goldson files

Compton Fairweather sheds “some light” on the FBI’s Goldson files

TO SAY THAT THE LATE HON. PHILIP S.W. GOLDSON HAD AN ALLIANCE WITH FIDEL CASTRO OR THE CUBAN GOVERNMENT DURING HIS POLITICAL CAREER IS A FIGMENT OF SOMEBODY’S IMAGINATION The aftermath of the John F. Kennedy [...]

Capitulation

Capitulation

I went to bed on Tuesday with the mind to lend whatever feather or feathers I have on my pen, to the 13th senator and the Alternative Vote. Yes, I read the Belizean Stanislaus’ call again [...]

The UHS obligation: when conventional truth is exposed to be false

The UHS obligation: when conventional truth is exposed to be false

The Buddhists have long since taught the Doctrine of Two Truths: conventional truth and ultimate truth. Albeit the doctrine has been the subject of some debate and confusion, the doctrine in essence acknowledges that truth can [...]

From UBAD supporter to head of government department: Part of Clinton Gardiner story

From UBAD supporter to head of government department: Part of Clinton Gardiner story

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Dec. 7, 2017–In the late 1960s, the Lands Department in Belize City, located on the second floor of the Paslow Building, was a hotbed of activities for some of its young staffers who [...]

The exorbitant cost of party  over country

The exorbitant cost of party over country

The Prime Minister was told, begged, pleaded with, over and over and OVER again, to stop putting his party’s fortunes over our country. Please, we begged, make your government Belize first, Belize second, Belize third—then party. [...]

On The Lighter Side?

On The Lighter Side?

The Ashcroft/BTL/Belize Bank multimillion dollar fiasco brings to mind a story from my childhood. Fill in the characters as you will, reader; interpret it as you will; take from it what message you will. Hopefully it [...]

To pay or not to pay … that is the question

To pay or not to pay … that is the question

December 1, 2017 Dear Editor: In the late 1800’s and early 1900’s, five titans of industry emerged in the United States. These men would set the tone and model for modern capitalist businessmen and corporations alike [...]