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Brian Hayes programme

Brian Hayes programme
Interview; News bulletin; Phone-in; Advertisement; Jingle; Trailer
TX Date
Jan 1978
Year of production
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Business entrepreneur and former member of Parliament, Robert Maxwell is interviewed by Brian Hayes. Maxwell discusses his belief in socialism, his hope of returning to politics, and his business empire. Maxwell also describes how his publishing company acquired the contract to publish a biography of Leonid Brezhnev, General Secretary of the Soviet Union. Phone-in questions cover individualism, immigration, international newspapers, cultural identity and the Scottish Daily News. News bulletin covers Chancellor of the Exchequer, Denis Healey’s budget and taxation. Advertisements include a trailer for LBC.
Brian Hayes; Robert Maxwell
Politics; Newspapers; Taxation; Margaret Thatcher; Parliament; Immigration; Cooperatives; Business; Socialism; Jews; Jimmy Carter; Refugees; Publishers; Party politics; Antisemitism; Cultural identity; Politicians; Robert Maxwell; Leonid Brezhnev; Business people; National identity; Nationalism; Entrepreneurs; Newspaper publishing; Co-operation; Pergamon Press

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