Archive for the ‘ Speaking Out ’ Category

 

Happy Holidays!
Time to Put Pen to Paper

December 22nd, 2014 by George S. Crimmin

Happy Holidays! <h5>Time to Put Pen to Paper</h5>

Whatever you say doesn’t matter. The point is to connect with friends, family, acquaintances.

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The Future Ain’t What it Used to Be
Remembering the New York World’s Fair

July 12th, 2014 by George S. Crimmin

The Future Ain't What it Used to Be <h5>Remembering the New York World's Fair</h5>

The way people see the future can often define their present.

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The Last Lion
Winston Churchill and the 20th Century

May 22nd, 2014 by George S. Crimmin

The Last Lion <h5>Winston Churchill and the 20th Century</h5>

Churchill foresaw how the Cold War would end even as it was just getting started.

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Seeds of Distrust: Latin America and the US
The winning of the US West came at a steep price: Latin American enmity

March 13th, 2014 by George S. Crimmin

Seeds of Distrust: Latin America and the US <h5>  The winning of the US West came at a steep price: Latin American enmity</h5>

Growing up on Roatan during the 1950s and 1960s, just about everyone I had ever come in contact with had a positive attitude toward the United States.

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Heritage vs. ‘Independence’
Taking Pride but Wanting Better

October 1st, 2013 by Catherine Flowers

As we mark our 192nd year of independence, I’m not sure what we are celebrating.

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Election Year Blues
Where are the Leaders?

September 13th, 2013 by George S. Crimmin

Would-be leaders should tell us what their plans are for combating crime and corruption.

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The Eyes of the World Are Still on Egypt

August 30th, 2013 by George S. Crimmin

The Eyes of the World Are Still on Egypt

Democracy is messy at times, but it is a form of government worth dying for.

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America is Talking
and the NSA is Listening

July 24th, 2013 by George S. Crimmin

America is Talking<h5>and the NSA is Listening</h5>

The US was turned into an Orwellian dystopia after the terrorist attacks of 9-11.

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Summer is for Learning
Don’t Let Minds Go Idle

June 25th, 2013 by Catherine Flowers

Summer is for Learning<h5>Don’t Let Minds Go Idle</h5>

It’s summer time. For students attending private schools on the Bay Islands that follow the US system, that means vacation. But one thing they should never take a vacation from is learning.

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Confronting the Dragon: The Taxman Cometh

April 25th, 2013 by George S. Crimmin

Confronting the Dragon: The Taxman Cometh

The truth of fairy tales is not that dragons exist but that they can be beaten.

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