Episode 40 – The Injured Campaign

In the decades since The Troubles, the question of reparations has been left unanswered. This special episode of LawPod tells the story of the WAVE Trauma Centre’s campaign for a recognition payment to seriously injured victims of The Troubles.

It features interviews with WAVE members Paul Gallagher, Jennifer McNern and Peter Heathwood, as well as Dr. Luke Moffett. The episode charts the stories of victims of the conflict, the origins of the campaign and the continuing effort to find a way forward in the face of political obstacles. Content Warning: This episode contains descriptions of graphic violence


Find out more about WAVE’s campaign here: http://www.wavetraumacentre.org.uk/campaigns/the-injured-campaign-recognition-for-all

The Reparations, Responsibility and Victimhood in Transitional Societies Project: https://reparations.qub.ac.uk

Audio Credits:

Lasting Hope by Kevin MacLeod is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution licence (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

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Artist: http://incompetech.com/

Horology by King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard is licensed under the artist’s own public-domain-equivalent license

Source: http://kinggizzardandthelizardwizard.com/polygondwanaland/index.html

All royalty free Musical loops Copyright © 2019 Apple Inc.

All other royalty free music used in this episode was sourced from the YouTube audio library

Clips of media coverage used in this episode are the property of the BBC and are used for the purposes of criticism or review consistent with fair dealing law under the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988

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