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Thatchers immigration speech denounced

Title
Thatchers immigration speech denounced
Genre
Interview
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1978
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Duration
00:03:55
Description
Spokesman for the Commission for Racial Equality denouncing Conservative Party leader Margaret Thatcher’s speech on immigration as being ill timed and vague, and of concern to immigrants already in the country with relatives overseas. Arguing that immigration cannot be separated from race relations and should not be used as a party political electoral issue. Female interviewer not identified.
Contributors
None Identified
Keywords
Margaret Thatcher; Interethnic relations; Conservative Party; Immigration; Commission for Racial Equality

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