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Cuba gets international humanitarian aid

While scrolling through Instagram, I saw a post which indicated that Russia had sent 88 tons of humanitarian aid to Cuba. I did a...

God guides prophets—and scientists too

A recent conversation I had with a non-family member gave me the full sense of the resistance to the vaccine. I know about the...

Much Ado About the 11th Amendment, Pt.2

There is also the example of South Africa’s Nelson Mandela, whose narrative is globally known. The white, apartheid, South African government in 1964 sentenced...

An area representative’s duty

According to my interpretation of the Constitution of Belize, democracy consists exclusively of the participation of citizens in the election of area representatives. Thereafter,...

What’s the point of the curfew anyway? 

About a week ago, I sat down with a good friend of mine as we habitually do. Over a few drinks, we engaged in...

“Belice Es Nuestros”: Guatemala’s Continued Occupation, Invasion and Use of Belize’s Territory

Spain colonized Guatemala in the 1600’s, based on a follow-up to the Treaty of Tordesillas in 1494, and the British did the same to...

Masks up, split classes for school

Yes, I was one of those who said masks down when the highly respected health organizations, WHO and the CDC, surprisingly said masks down,...

Broom stick and the two-party system

Those who say the electorate should decide whom they want without the Constitution setting any standards for those who run for office couldn’t have...

The Poet As Seer Pt. 2

George Price and Philip Goldson were still very much alive when Evan X foresaw Belize’s future. In fact, Price led Belize into what is...

Much Ado About The 11th Amendment Pt. 1

Some political critics would say that Karma eventually catches up on political parties which overstay their welcome. Others argue that when political parties refuse...

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Wife of double-murder suspect granted bail

Belize City, Thurs. Sept. 9, 2021-- Last Thursday, Jovannie O’Brien was arrested and charged in connection with the shooting of Lloyd Myvett, 18, and...

4 homes burnt; arson suspected

Belize City, Fri. Sept. 10, 2021-- On Friday, September 10, just after 6:30 p.m., the local fire department received reports of a huge fire...

Belize listed in US State Department Afghan travel release

BELIZE CITY, Mon. Sept. 13, 2021-- In a joint statement released by the US State Department on August 29, Belize was listed as a...