"Under-Researched and Over-Written"

EXHIBITION : CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT 1968-69

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Eamonn McCann describes his disappointment with the report and describes it as "under-researched" and "over-written" and contains factual inaccuracies about the injury toll.

  • Title
    Reaction to Cameron Report - Eamonn McCann
  • 1st Broadcast
    12/09/1969
  • Clip Duration
    00:00:39
  • Material Type
    Video
  • Series title
    RTÉ News
  • Clip title
    "Under-Researched and Over-Written"
  • Extended description

    McCann states that he expected more from Lord Cameron who had previously produced the Barbican Report, which was a more competent analysis of the situation.

  • Information

    A RTÉ News report featuring Eamonn McCann talking about the Cameron Report.
    This report was broadcast on 12 September 1969.

  • Local keywords
    Civil Rights Movement, Northern Ireland, Cameron Report, Cameron Commission, 1969, Eamonn McCann, Barbican Report
  • Geographical coverage
    Ireland
  • Topic
    Wars and Conflict
  • First broadcast channel
    RTÉ
  • Production year
    1969
  • Country of production
    Ireland
  • Original identifier
    N3971/0069B
  • IPR restrictions
    Rights Reserved - Free Access
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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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