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Veterans are America’s rallying point of unity

Last year, America experienced the most contentious election cycle in modern history, and 2017 has continued driving Americans into an even deeper divide. The violent protests that suffused newspapers in 2016 have become even more rampant (and more violent) in 2017. In many cases, our political leaders have enabled, not diffused, the chaos; rather than […]

Veterans are America’s rallying point of unity

Last year, America experienced the most contentious election cycle in modern history, and 2017 has continued driving Americans into an even deeper divide. The violent protests that suffused newspapers in 2016 have become even more rampant (and more violent) in 2017. In many cases, our political leaders have enabled, not diffused, the chaos; rather than […]

Natural and supernatural | Amandala Newspaper

There are natural explanations for almost all earthly phenomena, but very many Belizeans prefer supernatural explanations. What we see on the Southside of Belize City is a once vibrant community which has become self-destructive where a significant proportion of our young people are concerned. The unraveling of the Southside human fabric does not have anything […]

Local political leaders react to Moore accusations

With the accusations of U.S. Senate candidate Judge Roy Moore just a day old, Jackson County Republican Party Chairman Allen Keller is standing behind the candidate. Moore was accused of an inappropriate sexual encounter with a 14-year-old when he was 32 and serving as an Assistant District Attorney in Etowah County at the time. The […]

David Rafferty: My wife will take it from here on blogger

Published 12:17 pm, Friday, November 10, 2017 The internet, and specifically social media, has become a fascinating topic of conversation recently. Twitter wars between politicians instead of policy discussions. Fake news spreading like crabgrass on Facebook. Here in Greenwich, we like to consider ourselves above the typical corrosive fray of online badmouthing, innuendo, trolling and vile […]

Romney moves toward Senate bid

Mitt Romney is edging closer to a 2018 Senate run. The former GOP presidential nominee is huddling with Utah’s class of GOP power brokers, contacting the state’s major political donors, and hitting the trail for candidates running in local races amid mounting speculation that the state’s longtime senator, Orrin Hatch, will retire. Romney is also […]