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Tribute to Lord Faulkner

Title
Tribute to Lord Faulkner
Genre
Obituary
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1977
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Duration
00:03:33
Description
Peter Allen presents a tribute to Lord Brian Faulkner, who sacrificed his political career to bring about peace in Northern Ireland by leading a power sharing executive between Catholics and Protestants which broke down in a general strike. With extracts from Faulkner himself on violence in Northern Ireland, and comments by Willie Whitelaw, former NI secretary and Gerry Fitt MP.
Contributors
William Whitelaw; Peter Allen; Gerry Fitt; Brian Faulkner
Keywords
Deaths; Internal politics; Northern Ireland; UK; Violence; Peacebuilding; Brian Faulkner

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