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Shared Experiences and Dealing With the Past
Belfast Féile and the Ballymurphy Campaigners have given me a great honour: they have kindly asked me to attend and present at an
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1971: Missed Opportunities and Ceding the Maiden City
Whilst researching the McGurk’s Bar Massacre within British Governmental and military archives, I discovered secret documents that give a startling
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Counting the Cost of the Culture Club
As with every July before it, this July has descended into dispute, counter-protest, violence and thuggery. In the eye of this yearly maelstrom
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This week the Committee for the Administration of Justice (CAJ), a leading independent, Human Rights group, published a review of
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On Saturday past (11th June) the families met to mull over artefacts we have for exhibition and plans to commemorate
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What’s in a Name?
Last year the community in the shadow of St. Patrick’s church wished to bestow on us a grand tribute to
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We protested the private meeting of the Policing Board on Thursday (2.6.11), delivered a press statement to the waiting press
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Chief Constable Baggott’s Statement
Below is a statement from the Chief Constable’s office forwarded to me by a BBC reporter. As far as I
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McGurk’s Families’ Press Statement
Following the publication in February of the Police Ombudsman’s report into the RUC investigation of the McGurk’s Massacre, the Chief
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