Northern Newsreel No. 2

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    United Kingdom

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    Film

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  • Bulletin No. 2 Alternative

Synopsis

Local video magazine programme. Items include:

WATER WORKS - exposes the Government plans to sell off the water industry and puts the case for public ownership. DANGER: RACISM AT WORK - examines systematic job discrimination against black people in the North East. BEYOND JARROW - fighting the dole in the 1930s and 1980s, using archive film and reminiscences in interviews with local people who were politically active in the 1930s. WHOSE FINGER ON THE TRIGGER? - asks who are the real terrorists in the world today.

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