John Briceño, Leader of the Opposition “It is time for us to stop locking up our young people for a stick of weed. The time has come for us to decriminalize marijuana smoking and prepare the necessary research to move to legalize marijuana for medicinal purposes and in small quantities. (Applause)” Belizeans and true friends of Belize, As you are aware, the national poppy show is in full-swing in which each side of the PUDP non-divide engage in their choreographed theatrical
Dubai Josh Gates travels to Dubai to experience everything the city has to offer from sunset to sunrise. Whether he's feeding sharks, riding shotgun with a VIP concierge service or catching a falcon from a hot air balloon, it's all in a night's work for Josh in the crown jewel of the Middle East. I believe that one of the objectives in life should be that you strive to learn something new each day. Last night while watching an episode of Expedition Unknown with Josh Gates..."
I must commend Sir Ronald Sanders on this outstanding article. Commentary: Political leadership in the Caribbean - by By Sir Ronald Sanders Read entire article here Being a student and proponent of Governance and Public Policy, with a particular affinity for matters concerning regional integration, I shall say categorically, that he hit the nail on the head. His reference to Fidel Castro and the journey of the Cuban Revolution, placed an appropriate context to the soico-econo
#UnitedAgainstCorruption As with the years preceding, in keeping with our principles, your Belize Progressive Party - BPP, stands firm in our commitment to champion this cause.
Last year, we conducted a symbolic signing of the UNCAC in front of the PM’s Belize City office. Subsequently we remained steadfast in our conviction to bringing about a commitment by the powers that be, to Good Governance Practises and Principles. This was manifest via our unyielding support of t
To all the nay-sayers out there who tried to malign the BNTU for standing up for Belize, I say that the attached GOB press release is demonstrative of the effect that "PEOPLE POWER/LABOUR" possesses. Let us not exercise a selective memory regarding the occasion when the PM said that signing onto the UNCAC and bringing it into force would take a considerable amount of time. Don't forget that your Belize Progressive Party were the ones to inform, that Kenya signed and ratified
The announcement by this "clown" comes as no surprise, because it is a manifestation of the idiot "professionals" who were supposedly "handling" matters on behalf of Belize. Indeed, this is a serious matter and albeit, no joking matter, I classify it as actionable sabre-rattling to the extreme. Although an extremely uncomfortable situation, especially for our fellow Belizeans who live in and along the border, I feel confident that the Guatemalans will not cross the border. Ye