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Ivan Cooper's politics moved from unionism to civil rights

With Fionnbarra O Dochartaigh (left), Eamonn McCann and Eamon Melaugh, Ivan Cooper was one of the organisers of the original October 5th 1968 civil rights' march in Derry. Picture by Margaret McLaughlin
Seamus McKinney
BORN in the shadow of Killaloo Orange hall, just outside Claudy in 1944, Ivan Cooper followed the unionist politics of his family in his youth. A member of Claudy Young Unionists' Association in the[...]

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