Taylor Critical of Civil Rights Movement

EXHIBITION : NORTHERN IRELAND 1969

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John Taylor, an anti-O'Neill official Unionist candidate in South Tyrone, is critical of the civil rights campaign for having "many out-and-out republicans and anti-partitionists" within the movement.

  • Title
    John Taylor on Civil Rights Movement
  • 1st Broadcast
    20/02/1969
  • Clip Duration
    00:00:47
  • Material Type
    Video
  • Series title
    RTÉ News
  • Clip title
    Taylor Critical of Civil Rights Movement
  • Extended description

    John Taylor, an anti-O'Neill official Unionist candidate in South Tyrone, is critical of the civil rights campaign for having "many out-and-out republicans and anti-partitionists" within the movement.

    Taylor mentions five measures of reform required of the movement.

  • Information

    A RTÉ News report in which John Taylor criticises the Civil Rights Movement broadcast on 20 February 1969.

  • Local keywords
    Northern Ireland, 1969, The Troubles, Stormont, Election, John Taylor, Terence O'Neill, South Tyrone, Civil Rights Movement
  • Geographical coverage
    Ireland, Belfast
  • Topic
    Wars and Conflict
  • First broadcast channel
    RTÉ
  • Production year
    1969
  • Country of production
    Ireland
  • Original identifier
    N817/0069E
  • 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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