Vanessa Redgrave, campaigning for a seat in Parliament for the Worker's Revolutionary Party (Redgrave is a Marxist and a famous actress), canvasses council housing, or low income houses, in Great Britain and is recorded doing so and defending her politics to a reporter in this program by Paul McIsaac (WBAI reporter) during his visit to the United Kingdom in 1974. This reel is marked one of three parts to a series entitled "Crisis in Great Britain" and was a Public Affairs Magazine program: February 2, 1974. Intro music is "Blackleg Miner" by Steeleye Span. No outro.
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