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This year’s September celebrations, the last before next April’s International Court of Justice (ICJ) referendum, are almost over. Soon, Settlement Day and Christmas will be upon us. After that, April 10 will stare us directly in [...]

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As much as we cherish life when we are in our youth and in our prime, it is for sure that if we live long enough we begin to lose our relevance. In fact, if we [...]

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A few years ago I was in a conversation with Senator Henry Gordon, and I said to him, well maybe it’s about time we had another black summit, to look at the real. Henry’s response was [...]

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I have to admit that I’ve reached the stage of my life where I am regularly affected by bouts of nostalgia. On Tuesday afternoon, for instance, KREM’s Lisa Love was playing Eddie Floyd’s “Consider Me.” In [...]

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(Publisher’s NOTE: The publisher’s column, as such, did not begin until November of 1974, after the UBAD Party had been dissolved. The column reproduced below first appeared in the AMANDALA issue of Friday, March 29th, 1974. [...]

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“Look in there and take out what you see,” he said in a lowered tone of voice, pointing to a cupboard. I did as he instructed and drew out a long, cylindrical object wrapped in a [...]

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I was born in 1947 at the Belize City Hospital. Mine was the last Belizean generation to enjoy, as teenagers, the long school holidays when the holidays were basically in April and May, the most beautiful [...]

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“What became of the Black people of Sumer?” the traveler asked the old man, “for ancient records show that the people of Sumer were Black. What happened to them?” “Ah,” the old man sighed. “They lost [...]

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(NOTE: Seeking your kind indulgence, I will use my column today to reproduce two essays originally published in FEELINGS in 1975. These are “Honesty is usually the worst policy,” and “Colourism: the deeper problem.”) Honesty Is [...]

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“As of August 1, 2018 the ONE thing that Guatemala wants is an END to the dispute.” –    excerpted from a column by “Ed. U. Kate” on page 14 of THE GUARDIAN, Sunday, August 5, 2018 [...]