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How did we get here, Belize?

How did we get here, Belize?

I’ve written many things about Belize based on my own knowledge/information, and of course I carry my own perspective based on my lived experiences and my inner sense of self, my belief of right and wrong, [...]

If anyone says – aught

If anyone says – aught

The exchange between Reverend Serene Jones, who said that she doesn’t believe in all dem miracles, that the virgin birth is a bizarre claim, and Reverend Morgan Guyton, who responded that “the thought that God is [...]

Notes on Election Stealing

Notes on Election Stealing

“It is enough that the people know there was an election. The people who cast the votes decide nothing. The people who count the votes decide everything”. (An apocryphal statement attributed to Joseph Stalin by his [...]

Spectacular George Price Highway flamboyant falls

Spectacular George Price Highway flamboyant falls

CAMALOTE, Cayo, Mon. May 13, 2019– Thousands of Belizeans and visitors to Belize who pass by Mile 50 in Camalote in the month of May have been captivated by the beauty of two stunning flamboyant trees [...]

Don’t do it, John Carr

Don’t do it, John Carr

I guess Brother John Carr railed about government wikidnis one time too many and somebody challenged him to stop talking, to get in the ring and do something about it. A man has to be very [...]

Please, you don’t like Freddy?

Please, you don’t like Freddy?

A family member, my younger sister, bought me one of those modern phones that can do a whole lot of things, and while I find that it’s too daam bulky, I have to appreciate the things [...]

On becoming a Muslim – The UBAD period

On becoming a Muslim – The UBAD period

To understand how I came to be a part of UBAD and later join the Nation of Islam, you would have to go back four years earlier to 1965 and the Watts Riots of Los Angeles.  [...]

Musings by the Curious Nonconformist

Musings by the Curious Nonconformist

O Captain! My Captain! our fearful trip is done; The ship has weather’d every rack, the prize we sought is won; The port is near, the bells I hear, the people all exulting, While follow eyes [...]

Muffles’ decision has implications

Muffles’ decision has implications

Over the Easter holidays I had a discussion with my parents’ youngest son, who lives in the United States, about the Muffles College decision to resist the reinstatement of the female teacher whose nude pictures (we [...]

RAMADAN  BEGINS  MONDAY

RAMADAN BEGINS MONDAY

That you should love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind and with all your strength, and that you should love your neighbor as you [...]