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No justice, no peace

Dear Editor, Almost 40 cities imposed curfew and 15 states activated the National Guard in the United States. The people are defying curfew and claim...

Romel Cuello takes a walk through Orange Walk history

Dear Editor, Today, May 20, 2020, is my maternal uncle Ismael “Miley” Gonzalez’s R.I.P. birthday. He and I started our conscious lives in Bound-to-Shine Farm, which...

A change must come

Dear Editor, Memes are a unit of cultural transmission replicator or imitation. It was coined by Richard Dawkins in his 1976 book, The Selfish Gene....

We need to “big up” the good cops

Dear Editor, On Saturday, May 23, after a long spell of not being able to do my weekly travel to Belize City because of the...

If we go to the IMF…

Dear Editor, In March 2017, Belize renegotiated its US $526.5 million bond (BZ$1.053 billion). The interest got reduced from 5% to 4.9375 %, and was...

Letter: Supports Amandala initiative for Belize Football Hall of Fame

Fri. May 15, 2020-- First, on behalf of our organizations, namely: the Belizean American Caribbean Football Association Inc. (B.A.C.F.A.) and the Belizean American Football...

What is Belize’s plan?

Dear Editor, The US Federal Reserve chairman, Jerome Powell, said in a 60-Minute interview that a recovery won’t happen until the end of 2021. He...

BIG BOOTS

Who’s gonna fill their shoes? Who’s gonna stand that tall? … Lord, I wonder, who’s gonna fill their shoes? Belmopan, On Friday night I read Bilal Morris’ piece in...

Letter: Football Flashback – 1960’s

Houston, Texas, Sun. May 17, 2020-- Three players that I remember from that era which should make your list are: Dundee, can’t remember his...

The high crime rate and poverty are a reflection of our quality of national leadership

Dear Editor, In March 2020, Belize imported $174.1 million worth of goods, up 18.2% or $26.8 million from March 2019. In March 2020, Belize exported $26.7...

Must Read

Illegal Honduran is COVID-19 case #24

BELIZE CITY, Fri. June 26, 2020-- The Director of Health Services (DHS), Dr. Marvin Manzanero, reported today, Friday, that another positive case of COVID-19...

Human trafficking in Belize remains at Tier Two

BELIZE CITY, Mon. June 29, 2020-- As of June, Belize remains a Tier Two country on the U.S. State Department’s Annual Trafficking in Persons...

Doug Singh and Aaron Humes

Ah, I knew one day I’d get to this interview that led to the fall of a UDP favorite. Of course I know that...