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E.P. Thompson on Trident announcement

Title
E.P. Thompson on Trident announcement
Genre
Interview
TX Date
10 Aug 1981
Year of production
1981
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Duration
00:01:21
Description
Peace campaigner E.P. Thompson (Edward Palmer Thompson) says the announcement of new Trident missiles on the anniversary of the bombing of Nagasaki is unspeakably insensitive and can only increase the likelihood of war. Male interviewer not identified.
Contributors
E. P. Thompson
Keywords
Nuclear weapons; Diplomacy; Missiles; Japan; Nuclear bomb; Nagasaki; Anniversaries; International defence

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