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Archive for April 14th, 2017

Million-Dollar Man!

Friday, April 14, 2017 17:32

By: Major (Ret’d) Lloyd Jones   The announcement by Patrick Faber, the Minister of Education and Dean Barrow’s heir presumptive that GOB will award an honorarium of $1 million to those teachers who did not go on the anti-corruption strike sent shock waves throughout Belize. Quite properly, the BNTU has condemned such ...

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From Rags to Riches

From Rags to Riches

Friday, April 14, 2017 17:32

Monday, 10 April 2017   If there is one thing that can be said about these UDP politicians, now and when they are finally kicked out of office, it is that they made much of the time they were given to ...

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A DANGEROUS MF…! – Part I

Friday, April 14, 2017 17:29

By: Norris Hall   Why is it that local television reporters like to shove their microphones into the face of Belize’s Minister of Foreign Affairs (MF)?   Is it that he shoots and spews so much crap that they find, somehow, his nonsense to be comic relief from the daily drudge of reporting on ...

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On Bubby-Suckers, Party Fanatics & Jackasses

Friday, April 14, 2017 17:28

By: Mike Rudon Jr.   You will notice and appreciate that I used the word jackasses as opposed to others I am prone to using. I have started, in my relatively old age, to go to Church and my God says I should try to be a better person and not curse ...

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Thinking Out Loud

Friday, April 14, 2017 17:27

By: Kevin Bernard   At the end of this week we will celebrate Easter, a much anticipated long weekend. For many of us Belizeans, it is a time for merry-making, partying, drinking and just enjoying four days away from work. For others, it is just about getting away with family and friends. ...

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MY PERSPECTIVE – OUT OF HELL

Friday, April 14, 2017 17:26

March 8, 2017 was International Women's Day. It was also a day purely Out of Hell in a Government-run hostel for young girls outside of Guatemala City. The most analytical and comprehensive account of what happened and why is the one from the New Yorker Magazine on March 19 written ...

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Alicia Thompson Wins 28th Women’s Cross Country

Alicia Thompson Wins 28th Women’s Cross Country

Friday, April 14, 2017 17:24

Belize City, April 9, 2017   Team Belize Bank Swoosh’s Alicia Thompson won the Cycling Federation of Belize’s 28th annual Female Cross Country Cycling Classic from San Ignacio to Belize City on the George Price Highway on Sunday morning, to win ...

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Political Suicide

Friday, April 14, 2017 17:18

“In these difficult economic times, GOB continues to SQUANDER PUBLIC FUNDS in an effort to BUY PUBLIC SUPPORT, and to keep our people SUBSERVIENT, AFRAID, INTIMIDATED, POWERLESS AND POOR.” – BNTU Release, April 4, 2017   It is with no real regret, or even surprise, that we announce the timely passing of ...

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If Dah Noh Soh

Friday, April 14, 2017 17:17

Go figure… Government is all happy and stuff cause they say their CEO ride thing raised much more than the $50,000 that was projected. Woohoo…$70,000 to fight cancer in Belize. And there’s this bozo-looking Patrick posing off on his bike like he’s done wonders. But check this out. Just days ago ...

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Questions to Ministers

Friday, April 14, 2017 17:16

Would the Member for Queen Square and Prime Minister please confirm or deny reports that senior members of Cabinet have asked him to delay his departure because they feel that the Member for Collet is too immature and irresponsible to lead the UDP at this point?   Would the Member for Collet ...

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