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The un-mythical Black Panther

Today, August 30, 2020, would have been Fred Hampton’s 72nd solar cycle around the sun. At 17 he became a member of the 1960s...

Some are not impressed by the gentleman’s significant wealth

So, the PM says that the man who came on the suspect plane in July is a significant investor, a US 20- million dollar...

Repatriated Belizean speaks out

On August 21, 2020, I was one of the passengers on flight UA2422, which arrived at the Philip Goldson International Airport with approximately two...

What tomorrow holds

“Therefore do not be anxious about tomorrow, for tomorrow will be anxious for itself. Sufficient for the day is its own trouble.” — Matthew...

What can you do to stop the spread of COVID-19?

In the short time span of a couple months, life as we know it has changed drastically. The pandemic has had a domino effect,...

We shouldn’t be thinking too much about September celebrations

About this serious increase in COVID-19 cases in our country, our authorities can say, “we told you so; we warned you”, and we could...

Are we better off since Independence?

Usually, around this time, the country would be abuzz — as it was last year. People would be hustling and bustling in a flurry...

The COVID-19 pandemic and the scheduling of general elections in Belize

As we approach the constitutional deadline for general elections in the context of a national state of emergency, the question arises as to whether...

Don’t fight him, Juan Manuel

I think it is criminal to not give a man the chance to avenge a loss. When I was a little boy I was...

Après Nous, Le Déluge

Après Nous, Le Déluge is a French saying that, when translated, means “after us, the flood”. It is a French expression, attributed to Madame de...

Must Read

Cyber Crime Bill introduced in the House

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Sept. 17, 2020-- The long-awaited Cyber Crime Bill was finally introduced in the House of Representatives during Wednesday’s meeting. The Cyber...

Belize’s Constitutional requirement for electoral redistricting can and must be done

90.- (1) The Elections and Boundaries Commission shall, after considering the electoral distribution of the population throughout Belize, make proposals from time to time...

$27 million in Supplementary Appropriations passed

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Sept. 17, 2020-- Members of the House of Representatives debated a supplementary appropriation bill at length during Wednesday’s House meeting. One...