Democracy


The War On Democracy

A few years ago George W. Bush stated “America will not impose our own style of living on the unwilling. Out goal instead is to help others to find their own voice, attain their own freedom, and make their own way”. Nevertheless the United States’ actions in Latin America are proof that exactly the opposite is true. This film by John Pilger is about the struggle of people to free themselves from a modern form of slavery. It describes how those with next to nothing show extraordinary strength and courage defending the most basic of human rights in a war […]


Horizon 2030 the vision for Belize that never came

We still have time, I guess; but it’s slowly slipping away and each day that passes by I see it all going down the drain. I’m not sure how much money was spent to put this Horizon 2030 vision together and the studies that went into it all but so far it was a gross waste of time and money. VISION FOR BELIZE by the year 2030 Belize is a country of peace and tranquility, where citizens live in harmony with the natural environment and enjoy a high quality of life. Belizeans are an energetic, resourceful and independent people looking […]


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 […]


The Handbook of Human Ownership

This is an awesome video. Please pay attention to the message. The reality of political power is very simple: bad farmers own crops and livestock — good farmers own human beings… – Stefan Molyneux A free book by Stefan Molyneux, host of Freedomain Radio, the largest and most popular philosophy show on the web — http://www.freedomainradio.com Text/Audiobook: http://www.fdrurl.com/HHO Audiobook: http://www.fdrurl.com/HHO_Audio


Dictatorship vs Democracy

Ever since the formation of societies, small or large, the phenomenon of the one-man-rule has dominated the history of mankind. When it comes to deciding which form of government is the most efficient, there is always a debate. Democracy is the form of government which is followed in countries like America and India. On the other hand, China, Cuba and Zimbabwe are among the countries which have a dictatorship form of government. So, which one is the better of the two? What is the difference between dictatorship and democracy? Dictatorship vs Democracy Definition Democracy is defined as a government of […]


Unscrupulous political affairs

PUP 1989 to 1993 and from 1998 to 2008. UDP 1983, 1998 and 2008 – now. How do you define corruption? Corruption is operationally defined as the abuse of entrusted power for private gain. Corruption and “against the rule” corruption Facilitation payments, where a bribe is paid to receive preferential treatment for something that the bribe receiver is required to do by law, constitute the former. The latter, on the other hand, is a bribe paid to obtain services the bribe receiver is prohibited from providing. What is “transparency”? “Transparency” can be defined as a principle that allows those affected […]


Reflections on a false democracy 1

democracy 1. government by the people; a form of government in which the supreme power is vested in the people and exercised directly by them or by their elected agents under a free electoral system. 2. a state of society characterized by formal equality of rights and privileges. 4. political or social equality; democratic  spirit. 5. the common people of a community as distinguished from any privileged class; the common people with respect to their political power. Remember when your parents told you: “Do not take candy from strangers, it may be drugs!” They kept reminding us of this because […]