The Politics Of Remembrance

The issue of remembrance in Northern Ireland's post Troubles landscape is, inevitably, a contentious one.

The debate over plans to redevelop the site of the former Maze Prison, home to internment, the hunger strikes and the H-Blocks, has exposed the absence of any agreed narrative of the conflict.

As Kevin Connolly reports, how Northern Ireland interprets its past will be vital to its future.

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The issue of remembrance in Northern Ireland's post Troubles landscape is, inevitably, a contentious one.

The debate over plans to redevelop the site of the former Maze Prison, home to internment, the hunger strikes and the H-Blocks, has exposed the absence of any agreed narrative of the conflict.

As Kevin Connolly reports, how Northern Ireland interprets its past will be vital to its future.