William Timpson argues that dissent can be an essential guard against excessive militarism and enforced orthodoxy. Untangling past reality from smoothed out grand narrative is one the roots towards individuated opinion. He talks to one veteran of the Bloody Sunday protest. Hat tip to the Cyberscribe.
Mick is founding editor of Slugger. He has written papers on the impacts of the Internet on politics and the wider media and is a regular guest and speaking events across Ireland, the UK and Europe. Twitter: @MickFealty