• Short Summary

    A CONFERENCE, CALLING ITSELF THAT OF BLACK YOUTH, TONIGHT MET IN BIRMINGHAM'S CITY HALL. THE?

  • Description

    A CONFERENCE, CALLING ITSELF THAT OF BLACK YOUTH, TONIGHT MET IN BIRMINGHAM'S CITY HALL. THE CONFERENCE CONDEMNED THE POLICIES OF THE CONSERVATIVE MEMBER OF PARLIAMENT MR. ENOCH POWELL, AND REJECTED HIS PLANS FOR THE CREATION OF A GOVERNMENT MINISTRY TO REPATRIATE AFRICAN, ASIAN AND WEST INDIAN IMMIGRANTS TO THEIR HOMELANDS. AMONG THE SPEAKERS AT THE 1,500 STRONG CONFERENCE WERE MR. MIHIR GUPTA THE CONFERENCE CHAIRMAN, AND MR. TARIQ ALI LEADER OF MILITANT STUDENT DEMONSTRATIONS.

    MR. MIHIR GUPTA WHO IS ALSO THE CHAIRMAN OF THE INDIAN ASSOCIATION OF BRITAIN, SPOKE FIRST.

    MR. TARIQ ALI, THE MILITANT LEADER OF ANTI-VIETNAM DEMONSTRATIONS AND EDITOR OF THE "BLACK DWARF" NEWSPAPER SPOKE NEXT.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA17HOLQPVUM2T4Z9YR9UVXWIVY
    Media URN:
    VLVA17HOLQPVUM2T4Z9YR9UVXWIVY
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/12/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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