Letters

Amandala, from a newspaper to a reputable media network in Belize

Amandala, from a newspaper to a reputable media network in Belize

August 22, 2019 Dear Editor, I remember when the Amandala newspaper came to birth in the 1960’s. It was during the time when there was a lot of political turmoil in Belize. The Black people in [...]

We are on a road to serfdom – economic slavery!

We are on a road to serfdom – economic slavery!

Dear Editor, As the anniversary of our independence draws near, I always contemplate the future of Belize. Firstly, the economic future looks weak, and there is evidence of social decay. Regardless of which party is in power, [...]

Adolphus A. Rosales congratulates Amandala

Adolphus A. Rosales congratulates Amandala

Dear Publisher and Editor, Please accept my heartfelt congratulations on the attainment of the Amandala Golden Jubilee. It’s a newspaper I have been reading from its inception, and I continue to read. Its global headlines and [...]

Cocono Bwai, Belize is proud of you

Cocono Bwai, Belize is proud of you

Dear Editor, I had the distinct pleasure of interviewing, in my home, one of Belize’s youngest and most outstanding artists, 22-year-old Cecil Jenkins, whose stage name is “Cocono Bwai.” Cecil was born on November 22, 1996, [...]

What will happen when all that poison in the Orange Walk river washes out to sea?

What will happen when all that poison in the Orange Walk river washes out to sea?

Dear Editor, I pulled up to one of my favorite spots in Belize, the Maracas Bar and Grill. I immediately went to my favorite table by the riverside, but had to leave immediately because the stench from [...]

Sugar, energy and black ashes: air pollution in northern Belize

Sugar, energy and black ashes: air pollution in northern Belize

Dear Editor, The residents of Chan Pine Ridge Village, in the Orange Walk District, for decades have been suffering from air pollution from the BSI/ ASR Sugar Refinery which has been affecting the livelihood and ecosystem [...]

Writer wants more info on the status of Belize cannabis

Writer wants more info on the status of Belize cannabis

Dear Editor, I came across your article “Belize will follow AMLO when Mexico legalizes it,” dated 3.7.19, while researching the state of cannabis in Belize. I work for an intelligence company that studies and provides free [...]

Building the fence before the house

Building the fence before the house

Dear Editor, Countries worldwide are faced with decisions of priority on a daily basis, and these countries develop in different ways according to how their leaders invest assets. Whether it’s the countries’ monies or loans or [...]

What does Amandala mean to me?

What does Amandala mean to me?

Dear Editor, As a suggestion, they should have suggested a word limit, but maybe I am an outlier here.  I say this because Kremandala means so much to me, and I am always grateful to the [...]

Lita Krohn thanks Evan X Hyde

Lita Krohn thanks Evan X Hyde

Dearest Evan X Hyde, A very sincere thank you for giving us Belizeans AMANDALA/ power to the people. Thank you for being consistent in presenting views that others do not want to touch. Your coverage of [...]