John Hume, vice-chairman of the Derry Citizens' Action Committee (DCAC), speaks to Pat Sweeney about sectarianism and the civil rights movement.
- Title John Hume of DCAC
- 1st Broadcast 20/11/1968
- ContributorPat Sweeney (Reporter)
- Clip Duration 00:00:48
- Material Type Video
- Series title RTÉ News
- Clip title "Sectarianism has Not Reared its Head in the Civil Rights Movement"
- Extended description
John Hume, vice-chairman of the Derry Citizens' Action Committee (DCAC), asks people not to be provoked, nor to give provocation to anyone.
Hume condemns any sectarian acts in the city and disregards anyone who does so as being part of any civil rights movement. Hume argues that sectarianism has not reared its head in the civil rights movement to date and feels that it is unlikely to do so.
A RTÉ News report by Pat Sweeney who talks to John Hume about the activities of the civil rights movement.
This report was broadcast on 20 November, 1968.
- Local keywords Civil Rights Movement, Derry, Londonderry, John Hume, Pat Sweeney, Derry Citizens Action Committee, Civil Rights, 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 N2074/0068B
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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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