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August 1, 2022

Blacks in Belize: We are still mental slaves – True emancipation remains elusive

By Hugh O'Brien: Being the son of a wise black man, being married to a black woman, having black children, living amongst and interacting with black [...]
August 1, 2022

Emancipation Day Address by Mayor Sheran Palacio

We cannot allow a minute to go by without first remembering the cruelty of the forcible removal of human beings from the African continent. Imagine the [...]
July 29, 2022

Point and Counterpoint: Fonseca to Change How We Do Schooling in Belize – COMPETENCY-BASED EDUCATION

By Dorian A. Barrow, Ph.D., Florida State University: Educational changes in Belize have always been top-down, whereby our political elites decides on what form of education [...]
July 21, 2022

Anthony Chanona is NOT a Political Hack

By Delroy Cuthkelvin: In response to the news that Mr. Anthony Chanona is being considered to chair the People’s Constitutional Commission, UDP Leader, Shyne Barrow is [...]
July 19, 2022

Belize’s Debt-to-GDP Ratio Decreases by 45 Percent

Contributed by the Ministry of Economic Development: The Statistical Institute of Belize (SIB) has reported that Belize’s debt-to-GDP ratio currently stands at 88 percent, down from [...]
July 12, 2022

A Great Belizean Passes

By Bill Lindo; Belize City, July 11th: Yesterday morning, my friend Steve Nembhard called me to say that Dr. Ted Arana had passed away.
July 12, 2022

Where is the $ 5 min Wage? Is Belize Cursed?

By Bill Lindo: Belize City, July 8th 2022 - Last week Friday, July 1st, 2022, Channel 7 TV news aired the following:
July 1, 2022

International Co-operatives Day 2022 to be commemorated on Saturday, July 2

Contributed by Gareth Murillo, Registrar of Co-operatives: