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As a response to Egypt’s military deployment along the border of the Sinai region, Israel launched a pre-emptive strike on Egypt’s air force on June 5, 1967. The strike took out almost all of the country’s [...]

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If there is one thing that the history of the world has shown us, it is that you can kill anybody. – Michael Corleone in THE GODFATHER, PART II   “Cash is king and King is [...]

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But it was events in two Canadian universities that are most famously connected with watershed moments in the history of Caribbean Black Power: the October 1968 Congress of Black Writers, organized by black students from the [...]

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(Pub. NOTE: From the very beginning in 1981, I thought the social security fund would be more of a slush fund for the elected politicians than anything else. I haven’t seen much to change my mind. [...]

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Personally, I don’t want to go to the International Court of Justice (ICJ) for a ruling on the claim Guatemala has been making on Belize. When this whole Special Agreement (compromis) thing came up in 2009/2010, [...]

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“Thus the ground was laid for Dienbienphu, which would equal Waterloo, Gettysburg and Stalingrad as one of the decisive battles of history. It was also Giap’s epiphany. “Years before, I interviewed Cao Xuan Nghia, a Vietminh [...]

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You know how small Belize is. My wife’s older sister is married to Roman Catholic Bishop Dorick Wright’s maternal uncle, Joe Purcell. On a recent visit home from California, my sister-in-law visited Bishop Dorick, and afterwards [...]

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Rodney has said in an interview in Montreal that what he said to the middle class audiences is the same that he said to the meetings in the gullies. He spoke mainly about Africa’s past, the [...]

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A recurring theme in the plays of William Shakespeare is the matter of constituted, legitimate authority, and the societal implications and impacts of attempts to question, challenge, subvert, defy, or even overthrow that constituted and legitimate [...]

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In July 1919, 339 members of the contingent returned to the colony, and on 22 July Sergeant Hubert Vernon led a section of the contingent through the streets of Belize Town, breaking the plate glass windows [...]