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Tony Benn on unemployment and possible new party

Title
Tony Benn on unemployment and possible new party
Genre
News report; Speech; Parliamentary debate
TX Date
16 Jan 1981
Year of production
1981
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Duration
00:03:16
Description
Report on a speech (with excerpts) in Parliament by Labour MP Tony Benn on the unemployment crisis and the power it is giving to employers; and on possible new centre political party formed from disaffected Labour MPs. Male reporter not identified.
Contributors
Tony Benn
Keywords
Politics; Industry; Labour Party; Wages; Labour relations; Liberal Party; Unemployment; BBC; Employment; Political parties; Michael Edwardes; Employees; Employers; Political allegiance; Party politics; SDP; Unemployed youth; Ian MacGregor

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