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Good Friday Agreement's 20th Anniversary

(Photo courtesy: John Rogan)


 2018 marks 20 years since the Good Friday Agreement quelled decades of violent sectarianism in Northern Ireland.  The accord created a government where power is shared between the nationalists and unionists--the two sides of the decades long conflict known as The Troubles. Fordham Conversations Host John Rogan talks with former US Senator George Mitchell, who chaired the peace talks leading to the Good Friday Agreement.  Senator Mitchell talks about how the peace process overcame Northern Ireland's strife plagued past. Listen here