Popular Belizean politician and lawyer Godfrey Smith has written The Biography of Michael Manley, which will hit book shelves by next month. Here are excerpts of an interview with the Jamaica Observer on matters related to his project, a publication of Ian Randle Publishers Ltd. Q: What motivated you to take on the task of writing a biography of Michael Manley? What special talents and perspectives were you able to bring to bear in the research and writing of this book? A: The clearest disadvantage I felt going into the project was that I had never personally seen Manley. I tried to make up for this by immersing myself in hours upon hours of video footage I got from the National Library of Jamaica of him giving formal speeches, on the hustings, hosting press conferences, and at international summits.
He is also Belize's Minister of Information. He then began his political career. As Attorney General, Mr. Is there a conflict of interest in these duties that prevents a meaningful investigation into the Wave Dancer tragedy? R etrofitting a country's legal system sounds like an exciting, but overwhelming proposition. Throw skepticism to the wind. This is Belize, a micro-jurisdiction whose lawyers, judges and magistrates total fewer than
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