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#States of Fear

# states-of-fear - Monday 2 March, 2020

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.

# states-of-fear - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

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.

# states-of-fear - Saturday 3 May, 2014

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.

# states-of-fear - Tuesday 10 January, 2012

Column: ‘For abuse victims like me, Mary helped expose the truth’

Clerical abuse victim Andrew Madden tells TheJournal.ie 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.