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politics2.jpgThis category covers footage of trade unions, communism, protest, revolution and terrorism.
People’s Holiday, late 40’s, is just one of many May Day documentaries in Contemporary’s footage library. 1916 archive footage of the Easter Uprising in Ireland showing the ruins of Dublin after the battle. Free Voice politics.jpgof Labour covers the history of America’s famous Yiddish Anarchist paper. Exclusive footage of Fidel Castro, Aaron Copeland and Dimitri Shostakovich attending the Cultural and Scientific World Conference in the late 1940’s. Rare footage of the Peekskill incident when anti-communist whites organized and attacked a Communist Party outing, smashing buses and injuring those in them whilst the police stood by. Our section on unions contains portrayals of women activists from the US and Britain as well as archive material going back to the 30s. From Latin America comes footage of the grandmothers of the Plaza de Mayo searching for their lost children and grandchildren.
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Hand visable from under rubble in Angola

country of origin: Angola

Coach going down road

country of origin: Czech Republic

Dad carries kid

country of origin: United States

Church amongst demolished houses

country of origin: Israel

Hitler speechifying

country of origin: United States

Mao is rapturously received

country of origin: China

Black audience applauds

country of origin: United States

Singer/guitarist plays for crowd

country of origin: United States

People working in field

country of origin: Cuba

2/2/50: Klaus Fuchs arrested in the UK

country of origin: United States

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