Archive for the ‘ Our Islands ’ Category

 

The Future of Bacon

February 1st, 2006 by Alfonso Ebanks

The Future of Bacon

In these times that we now live nearly everything we eat (except for some vegetables) is supposed to have some kind of ill effects on the human body. Of all the evil foods that exist I’m sure that the most infamous is bacon and when I say bacon I’m not

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Lobster Guilt

January 1st, 2006 by Alfonso Ebanks

Lobster Guilt

Everything wrong with the lobster diving today was started by persons that got lucky and was able to get out of the business. Some of those people are under the impression that if the diving is closed the boats that fish lobster with divers are going

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Democracy Honduran Style

December 1st, 2005 by Alfonso Ebanks

Democracy Honduran Style

The first reason is that over the past few decades in places like the Bay Islands there has been a great influx of people that have come to stay. These people not only bring their families, but they also bring along their voting traditions and almost

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Right or Privilege

November 1st, 2005 by Alfonso Ebanks

 Right or Privilege

It is always about this time every election year that we hear people saying things like: I’m not going to vote because neither party is going to give me anything! Another popular trite expression is: I’d rather not vote than vote for either of them!

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Yours or Mine

October 1st, 2005 by Alfonso Ebanks

Yours or Mine

I know that at least once in your lifetime you’ve heard someone say, or maybe you’ve said it yourself, “I’d rather see it go to waste than to give it to him.” These kinds of expressions should not surprise anyone, as they are a true reflection of the

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Truth Universal

September 1st, 2005 by Alfonso Ebanks

Truth Universal

The fast disappearing of the essence and the value of truth in our modern society is a clear indication of the progressive degradation and the slow erosion of our once held high moral values.
In the times that we now live truth has been relegated to

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The Time is Now

August 1st, 2005 by Alfonso Ebanks

The Time is Now

In this election year the political machine of this country has been activated and is akin to a large hibernating animal that is slowly awaking from a deep slumber. The promises have begun to fill the airways, and right along with the promises there’s

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The Good & The Bad

July 1st, 2005 by Alfonso Ebanks

The Good & The Bad

In these hard times there seems to be a lot more animosity between people who otherwise lived with the appearance of harmony or at least tolerance of each other. Some one once made the comment that -tough times brings out the worse in us all- this statement

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A Mother’s Love

June 1st, 2005 by Alfonso Ebanks

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The Human Animal

May 1st, 2005 by Alfonso Ebanks

The Human Animal

For many centuries man has been trying to divorce himself from the animal kingdom. Even today there are only a few people that will admit that we as a species are nothing special and that the only two things that we have different than the other mammals

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