Eddie McAteer, leader of the Nationalist Party, talks about the mood for civil disobedience in Derry and the new policy adopted by his party.
- Title McAteer on Civil Disobedience
- 1st Broadcast 18/11/1968
- ContributorBarry Linnane (Reporter)
- Clip Duration 00:01:59
- Material Type Video
- Series title RTÉ News
- Clip title "The Whole Mood of the Community Now is for Disobedience"
- Extended description
Eddie McAteer says that the whole mood of the community now is for disobedience and there is almost a total disrespect for law and order. He also feels that the work of the civil rights movement will be supplemented and supported by the Nationalist Party.
McAteer describes the current situation as the "cauldron beginning to boil over" with all kinds of people getting involved. He feels that the cabinet, who he describes as sitting in an "ivory tower", must make a move now.
A RTÉ News report by Barry Linnane who speaks to Eddie McAteer about the mood of the community in Derry.
This report was broadcast on 18 November 1968.
- Local keywords Civil Rights Movement, Civil Rights, Eddie McAteer, Nationalist Party, Derry, Londonderry, Civil Unrest, Barry Linnane, 1968
- Geographical coverage Ireland, Derry
- Topic Wars and Conflict
- Publisher Broadcaster RTÉ
- First broadcast channel RTÉ
- Production year 1968
- Country of production Ireland
- Original identifier N1929/0068G
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- Item type part/extract
- Item colour Black and White
- Item sound Mono
- Aspect ratio 4:3
- Language used English (eng)
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