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Trade unions closed shops affect individuals’ rights

Title
Trade unions closed shops affect individuals’ rights
Genre
Interview
TX Date
Oct 1976
Year of production
1976
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Duration
00:07:33
Description
Conservative employment spokesman James Prior on improving the rights of workers who do not want to be forced into union membership in closed shop situations. He also discusses the role of unions in society and the political system. The TUC and the IMF are referred to. Male interviewer is Brian Hayes.
Contributors
Brian Hayes; James Prior
Keywords
Politics; Human rights; Trade unions; Government; Wages; Inflation; Wage policy; TUC; Conservative Party; Employment; Political parties; Open and closed shop; International monetary systems; Central government; Trade union members; Tax incentives; Employment law

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