Now that the Government of Belize has reached agreement with Norwegian Cruise Lines for a 25-year development concession for its proposed pleasure island at Harvest Caye, it seems only right and fair that it should give similar favourable consideration to proposals for Stake Bank and North Drowned Caye.
Former Prime Minister Said Musa deserves the tongue-lashing he received this week from the judges of the Caribbean Court of Justice for his role in undermining the rule of law in Belize in order to appease his good friend, British billionaire Mr. Michael Ashcroft and his companies, BCB Holdings [...]
What words are there in any language to express to the parents and friends of those three archeology students, Angela Bugeja, Molly Hude and Joanna Thomopoulous, the sorrow and embarrassment we feel at the death of these enthusiastic and motivated young women who perished in the car crash that took [...]
Belizean attitude towards gays and lesbians has to take a practical common-sense approach. Gays and lesbians are real. They exist. They are as real as handicapped people. And because they exist we cannot ignore them. We recognize that they have to eat and sleep and work– just like the rest [...]
Parents have a right to protect their children and to shield them from harmful influences. This is an over-riding right which is greater than the right of an individual with a deviant lifestyle who simply wants to be accepted by the community and by the law. We are all aware [...]