Letters

Message to Mr. Manuel

(Please be so kind to publish this open letter to Mr. Heredia, UDP representative for Caye Caulker) Dear Mr. Heredia! I do wish you A HAPPY NEW YEAR personally and as our Area Representative and hope [...]

Chunox High School and ANRI study Marine Ecology and Climate Change Adaptation

January 9, 2017 Editor Sir, Last September 2016, a team of officers from Ecology Project International (EPI) Belize program, Marine Conservation and Climate Adaptation Project (MCCAP), Protected Areas Conservation Trust (PACT) and Turneffe Atoll Sustainable Association [...]

Dorla Williams writes of incredible life-saving effort for Tyron Coleman

Dear Editor, I never thought I would ever be on social media or the news media asking for any kind of help—an experience I will never forget. Imagine, you suddenly learned that you are very critically [...]

Let’s talk about vaccines

Dear Editor, The Ministry of Health announced their intention of giving vaccinations for HPV (Human Papilloma Virus) to all Standard IV girls in late October, early November. When concern was raised about the merit and safety [...]

Cuba and its Delegation

Dear editor Amandala, Permit me to congratulate Cuba and its Delegation for the following: “On 19th December 2016, the plenary of the UN General Assembly (UNGA) ratified by a majority of its Member States the Declaration [...]

The new geopolitical reality

Dear Editor, As I looked on the news and saw the Russian ambassador to Turkey assassinated and the terrorist attack with a mere truck in Germany, I contemplated the new geopolitical reality of the world, the [...]

Michael Peyrefitte as Attorney General worries me

Dear Editor, The thought of Michael Peyrefitte as Attorney General really worries me. Will he know what to do? Back in 2005, my husband-to-be Leonardo Caretella was in the Belize Central Prison and I had only [...]

Adolphus Rosales says NO to ICJ

Dear Editor, As in the past, I ask that you favour this article with the utmost of importance. It is an advice to our Government, Opposition and my Belizean people in general: “NO INTERNATIONAL COURT OF [...]

ICJ maybe, but now is not the time

Dear Comrade Editor, I write in response to Assad Shoman’s Letter to the Editor of December 6th, 2016, “Now is the Time”, published in the Amandala of Sunday, December 11th, 2016, in which he put forward [...]

Death knell for Belize City cruise tourism

Dear Editor, The diversion of Norwegian Cruise Line to Harvest Caye has created a huge dent and has negatively affected business in the Belize City cruise tourism zone. Many people in the industry now realize how [...]