A Secret History of the IRA

Journalist Ed Moloney, who has covered the Irish Republican Army since the late 1970s, discussed his book, A Secret History of the IRA, published by… read more

Journalist Ed Moloney, who has covered the Irish Republican Army since the late 1970s, discussed his book, A Secret History of the IRA, published by W.W. Norton and Company. The book follows the struggle of the IRA to create a unified and independent Irish state, and the activities of Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams, who over the course of 16 years secretly negotiated the settlement ending the IRA’s thirty-year conflict with Britain. Mr. Moloney details Margaret Thatcher’s diplomacy with Adams, and the actions of the American government under President Bill Clinton. After his presentation Mr. Moloney answered questions from members of the audience. close

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A Secret History of the IRA

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Program ID:
174149-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Jan 11, 2003 | 10:59pm EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Nov 22, 2009 | 4:00am EST | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Jan 11, 2003 | 10:59pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 12, 2003 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 10, 2003 | 2:30am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 01, 2005 | 5:02am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 20, 2005 | 5:08am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 23, 2005 | 5:08am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 25, 2005 | 5:08am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 25, 2008 | 2:17am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 21, 2009 | 10:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 21, 2009 | 4:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 21, 2009 | 10:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 22, 2009 | 4:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
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