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80% of cybercrimes in Belize are perpetrated by foreigners

80% of cybercrimes in Belize are perpetrated by foreigners

BELIZE CITY, Wed. Apr. 26, 2017–Cybercrimes have become pervasive, and they pose a threat to people and companies around the globe—even those who deliberately stay away from the social media platforms, where many cybercrimes are perpetrated. [...]

Are referees above the law?

Are referees above the law?

PRICE BARRACKS, LADYVILLE, Thurs. Apr. 27, 2017–Football in Belize has a rich history, whereby those who are fanatics of this sport would agree that fans, sponsors, referees, clubs, and players are losing the love for the [...]

Canine transmissible venereal tumor in dogs

Canine transmissible venereal tumor in dogs

Dear Doctor, Lulu has been bleeding from her private parts for more than a month. How long does a heat last? I’m cleaning up after her every 15 minutes. Someone told me she might have gonorrhea. [...]

Not one centimeter

Not one centimeter

The British Ambassador to Guatemala, Sarah Dickson, was not wrong when she stated in her speech, given on August 27, 2013, that: “As you can see Guatemala is not alone in this struggle.” In the past [...]

Eulogy for David E.A. Jenkins

Eulogy for David E.A. Jenkins

Good afternoon friends and family, David Emmanuel Alexander Jenkins, born on September 24th, 1933, the only child of Hazel Baptist and David Jenkins, was truly a special man. He was David and Dave to his loving [...]

Op-ed

Op-ed

April 17, 2017–This is a moment in time in Belize when Labor is where the power is. I don’t mean merely that the unions (at least one) can be depended upon to successfully take on government [...]

Holy Saturday Cross Country 2017

Holy Saturday Cross Country 2017

Why are we disappointed? BELIZE CITY, Wed. Apr. 19, 2017–As the 89th running of the Annual Holy Saturday Cross Country Classic got underway at 6:00 o’clock on Saturday morning, April 15, a total of 78 cyclists [...]

POVERTY IS HAZARDOUS TO YOUR HEALTH

POVERTY IS HAZARDOUS TO YOUR HEALTH

Hello everyone. Did you know that how much money you make determines the quality of health care you receive (if any), and how long you may live? Wealth inequality and the perception of wealth inequality are [...]

Cross Country 2017 commentary & analysis

Cross Country 2017 commentary & analysis

BELIZE CITY, Tues. Apr. 18, 2017–There is, and can only be, one Holy Saturday Cross Country Cycling Classic. I say this because I hear many people saying, “Let’s have one with the foreigners and one without.” [...]

THE UDP MILLION-DOLLAR FRAUD

THE UDP MILLION-DOLLAR FRAUD

The Decision In an interview with the media on 3rd April 2017, Patrick Faber, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Education, Youth and Sports, casually announced, like nothing was wrong with it, that the Government of [...]