Curtis, Liz
March 1986
Screen;Mar/Apr86, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p47
Academic Journal
The article discusses television and radio censorship in Ireland in the 1970-1980 period. The British government ensured the no criticism of its anachronistic policy in Ireland would be broadcasted. Christopher Chataway, an officer responsible in broadcasting, instructed broadcasters not to treat soldiers and murderers as morally equal amid the prevalence of murder committed by British soldiers in Ireland. An interview with released detainee Michael Farrer and a report on nationalist Alternative Parliament were among notable censorships during this era.


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