• Short Summary

    In New York, a group of squatters known as the Welfare Rights Organization occupied a block of brand new apartments yesterday (Feb 22).

  • Description

    In New York, a group of squatters known as the Welfare Rights Organization occupied a block of brand new apartments yesterday (Feb 22). Despite the offer of a watchman to open the building for the squatters, to avoid damage, the group battered through the doors and occupied the building until a signed order form the contractors finally evicted them nearly 24 hours later.

    SOUND INCLUDES: Background chanting from squatters, SOUND of breaking glass and wood, squatter talking to watchman).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6X79U6AO2QIZY1Y3MDFZ27BGW
    Media URN:
    VLVA6X79U6AO2QIZY1Y3MDFZ27BGW
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/02/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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