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LSE student protest on tuition fees

Title
LSE student protest on tuition fees
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1977
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Duration
00:04:28
Description
Report on the end of the sit-in by London School of Economics students over increased tuition fees. Robin Corbett MP on police overkill in removing the students and demanding an inquiry; Renee Short MP in agreement and wishing the police were so active at National Front demonstrations; Marcus Lipton MP defending the police action and against any inquiry. Male reporter not identified.
Contributors
Renee Short; Marcus Lipton; Robin Corbett
Keywords
Police; Higher education; Peaceful protest; Universities; Student finance; London School of Economics

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