Earlier in the year, the Civil Rights Commemoration Committee organised a series of public lectures and discussions entitled the Long and short terms causes of the civil rights movement. These events were recorded and a selection of the lectures have been uploaded to YouTube.
Public Lecture 1: 1921-1968 North and South the two Irelands This lecture was held on February 12th in Clifton House, Belfast. The speakers included Dr Eamon Phoenix, Professor Henry Patterson and Dr Russell Rees.
1. Prof Henry Patterson's lecture: Irish politics and Northern Ireland from 1920s to 1960s
2. Dr Éamon Phoenix: Northern Ireland post Partition.
3. Dr Russell Rees: Labour and the Northern Ireland problem from 1945