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Elsewhere in this issue I’ve included an insert from Cedric Grant’s book on “Modern Belize.” The insert gives you an idea of the almost absolute...

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When I was a boy growing up in Belize, British Honduras, as I look back now, I actually thought I was something special, because...

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“Among the current generation, as with the Barrows, those with a university degree avoid the civil service, though some may do a short stint...

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In the summer of 1968, at the age of 21, I rushed home to British Honduras with a first degree in English from Dartmouth...

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While it is almost never applicable or relevant to compare situations in our little Belize with those in the superpower United States of America,...

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There were things I did not understand about what happened on the night of May 29, 1972, in the streets of Belize City, and...

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This column is late, and it is not direct in its message. It is written to place in some kind of context the brutal...

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One night on the UBAD rostrum many years ago, in the early 1970s, out of nowhere the late Galento X Neal, a UBAD officer,...

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“Starvation is not nice; Creole must plant more beans and rice.” -Sir Colville Young, Governor General of Belize Aunt Janie: “Country life ‘gree with anybody, son. You...

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Most creative and aspiring creative writers dream of writing a major work of fiction, something which would shed new, original light on the strange...

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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...