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July 26, 2021

Point and Counter-Point: Unionism in Belize – “Essential” and “Frontline” workers

By Dorian A. Barrow, Ph.D., Florida State University: Unions are free to form and operate in Belize and employers have been penalized for violating union rights [...]
July 13, 2021

Point and Counter-point: Tax payers money, high schools and the credit hour crisis

By Dorian A. Barrow, Ph.D., Florida State University:  “A student’s cumulative GPA for the school year is NOT used to determine if a student passes or [...]
July 8, 2021

“I vehemently oppose the proposed Eleventh Amendment to the Belize Constitution,” says Senator Darrell Bradley

By Darrell Bradley: I vehemently oppose the proposed Eleventh Amendment to the Belize Constitution. The Eleventh Amendment seeks to introduce an entirely new and discriminatory disqualification [...]
July 6, 2021
free education

Point and Counter-Point: How free is “FREE EDUCATION” in Belize?

By Dorian A. Barrow, Ph.D., Florida State University: We, the citizens of Belize, have been promised “Free Secondary Education” since 1993, when the then Minister of [...]
June 28, 2021

Point and Counterpoint-Dr. Zab’s jab at education reform: More quality learning time

By Dorian A. Barrow, Ph.D., Florida State University: Dr. Louis Zabaneh is an economist par excellence, a graduate of Clemson University, known to some as the [...]
June 21, 2021

Point and Counter-Point: Freedom and the people who run our society

By Dorian A. Barrow, Ph.D., Florida State University: One of the things I admire most about the two Fathers of Our Nation, the late Honourable George [...]
June 16, 2021

Tenth Anniversary of the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights

By U.S. Embassy Belmopan Chargé d’Affaires, a.i. Keith Gilges: No matter where you live, the simple act of buying a product can affect the human rights of someone [...]
June 2, 2021
Superintendent Henry Jemmoth killed in San Pedro

The Charge against Jasmine Hartin for the killing of Superintendent Henry Jemmott is not the right charge

By Wellington C. Ramos ( Former Criminal Investigation Branch Police Officer and N.C.O. i/c Criminal Investigation Orange Walk District )