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David Pitt on alienation of black youth

Title
David Pitt on alienation of black youth
Genre
Interview
TX Date
8 Feb 1975
Year of production
1975
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Duration
00:01:54
Description
Interview with Lord David Pitt, Labour politician and first black chairman of the GLC, on the problem of black youth alienation. He ascribes this partly to racial discrimination in the job market, which is exacerbating social problems within the black community. He is happy to be a role model for black youth. Female interviewer not identified.
Contributors
David Pitt
Keywords
Social problems; GLC; Employment; Equal opportunity; Racial discrimination; Black peoples; Cultural identity

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