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Paycation or Payscam: Belize’s New Certified Travel Agency 3

Introduction Two weeks ago, I saw that a lady posted on Facebook that she had completed a training to be a Certified Travel Agent. She appeared interested in doing bookings for Belizeans. I was a bit puzzled by this. I would have expected that it’s much more lucrative to book tours for international visitors to Belize than being interest in booking Belizeans out of country. Thinking little of it, I just continued scrolling my Facebook feed. Certificate received by Belizean Today, I became suspicious when I saw another Belizean posted that he too had completed a program and is now a Certified Travel […]


The truth of why Europe wants Greece to suffer

Another reason why Belize should be paying attention to what is going on in Greece and start to make changes before we get to the same place. The truth about the never-ending financial crisis & the cult of extreme austerity Greece’s financial nightmare has lasted five years now. There’s no sign of real relief—for a very specific reason   For someone who writes about economics, the situation in Greece offers two enticing elements: the ability to spin out moments of high drama, and the probability it will endlessly repeat forever. We’ve experienced five years (really, here’s one of my first […]


The Super Bond

The information on this page is relevant to the “Super Bond” that has been given much hype and that almost all Belizeans know as “Evil“. We will post the information as it appears on the Luxemboug Stock Exchange site for you to read and make your own conclusions. Security Form Type Bond, Fixed rate Amount issued 546 786 000 USD Amount outstanding 546 786 000 USD Main issuer BELIZE (THE GOVERNMENT OF) C/O MINISTRY OF FINANCE NEW ADMINISTRATIVE BUILDING BELMOPAN BELIZE ISIN code USP16394AF89 Trading code USP16394AF89 Agent(s) BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON (LUXEMBOURG) S.A. (THE) Currency USD Listing 06/03/2007 Interest Floating […]


Wastage 2

PUDP is keeping the citizens hostage By engaging in so much wastage This country should at advance stages With its citizens benefiting from all sorts of advantage With better wages and advance drainage Now the IDB is recommending that GoB increase the percentage Of the citizens who have not yet received proper sewage This nonsense makes me cringe People still di empty chamber pot under Belcan Bridge And waste control still di pick up feces in garbage Prisoners are still carrying out night soil Buoy these things make my blood boil! Two weeks ago at a teachers rally Hector Silva […]


The Cartel Like Nature of Belize’s Political Ruling Class. A Deformed Democracy To a Kleptocracy. 1

by: Hubert Pipersburgh Both Political parties in Belize have developed  over the decades since independence a flawless blueprint to ensure the relative success of the individual party.  They have both colluded to perfect a clientele spoils system of machine politics that will ensure that the nepotism, cronyism, and subjugation to a deformed system continues unabated.  Both parties nibble around the periphery with a few cosmetic  adaptations and amendments here are there, which only sort to guarantee the continuation of the status quo and their priveledge place in it. This system of patronage and handouts inherited from our colonial masters reinforced […]


Monsanto A Documentary on GMO 1

This documentary shows the power of Monsanto and how they treat farmers, how GMO seeds can destroy our food supply.,not what Monsanto promised from there GMO seed. The world needs to reject the use of GMO food for our own good. If you think we are safe in Australia think again, one farmer W.A has grown Round-up ready Conola seed and has contaminated near by fields. Related articles Protests Worldwide Told Monsanto Heck No, GMO (guardianlv.com) The 10 GMO Myths That Monsanto Wants You To Believe (cavnews.wordpress.com) Elizabeth Renter – Growing Heirloom Crops: Another Way to Stick it to Monsanto […]


Quality Education: English, Math, and Science! 4

By Gustavo A. Ramirez, Guidance Counselor / Education Consultant The recent 2013 PSE low proficiency scores bombshell has provided the local media in Belize with some hot news items for the country to follow for a few newscasts; it has also provided a few juicy and eye-catching headlines for online and hard copy local newspapers. Teachers are using this attention-grabbing bombshell to try to win the public to their side, and at the same time publicize their unfair working conditions, including salaries. Even the public finally seems interested in demanding a good Education for our children! Still, no one seems […]


Freedomain Radio Debates The Venus Project/Zeitgeist Moving Forward

Stefan Molyneux, host of Freedomain Radio, engages the Venus Project in a passionate debate about the future of the world   Related articles moralanarchism: Stefan Molyneux: How to Make the Case for… (politicalcrazyness.tumblr.com) Zeitgeist 1 : The Movie (irishmediaman.wordpress.com) Stefan Molyneux of Freedomain Radio on Rise Up Radio (financialsurvivalnetwork.com) Cause and Effect = Government and Collapse (economicnoise.com) There Will Be No Economic Recovery. Prepare Yourself Accordingly. (fromthetrenchesworldreport.com) moralanarchism: How Will We Be Freed? Stefan Molyneux, host of… (politicalcrazyness.tumblr.com)


The 48 Laws of Power

The 48 Laws of Power is a 1998 book by Robert Greene. Greene takes elements from writers such as Niccolò Machiavelli and Sun Tzu to come up with his 48 laws of power. Never outshine the master … Never put too much trust in friends; learn how to use enemies. Conceal your intentions. Always say less than necessary. So much depends on reputation. Guard it with your life. Court attention at all costs. Get others to do the work for you, but always take the credit. Make other people come to you; use bait if necessary. Win through your actions, […]


What to look for when buying seeds…

Here is a list of Monsanto Products to watch for. DO NOT BUY THESE PRODUCTS! Monsanto Seed Brands Agricultural Seed Brands Asgrow Certainty Turf Channel Degree XTRA DEKALB Deltapine Fontanelle Gold Country Seed Harness Hubner Seed INTRRO Jung Seed Genetics Kruger Seeds Lariat Lewis Hybrids Micro-Tech Outrider Outrider – IT&O Rea Hybrids Roundup Custom Roundup PowerMAX Roundup PRO Concentrate Roundup PROMAX Roundup QuikPRO Roundup WeatherMAX RT 3 Specialty Hybrids Stewart Seeds Stone Seed Group TripleFLEX WestBred Agricultural Seeds Alfalfa Canola Corn Cotton Sorghum Soybeans Sugarbeets Wheat  Traits, Technologies & Partnering Acceleron Seed Treatment Products Corn States Genuity Traits Integrated Farming […]