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Saturday 30 September 2023 Dublin: 14°C

# States of Fear

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Opinion: 'States of Fear' may have caused a seismic shift in Ireland, but more needs to be done
As RTÉ examines the legacy of States of Fear, 21 years on, Sheila Ahern discusses the landmark documentary and the late Mary Raftery, its producer.
Mary Raftery's articles are set to be re-published online
The journalist’s documentaries ‘States of Fear’ and ‘Cardinal Sins’ highlighted child abuse in schools and the Catholic Church.
Fifteen years on, how States of Fear changed Irish society
An event is being held to mark the anniversary of the programme which shed a light on a dark part of Irish society.
Column: ‘For abuse victims like me, Mary helped expose the truth’
Clerical abuse victim Andrew Madden tells about his memories of journalist Mary Raftery – and how she exposed a corrupt system.
Tributes flood in for 'inspirational' journalist Mary Raftery
Figures from across the political spectrum have spoken of their sadness at her death.