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INTERVIEW WITH MR. RANDEL FAWKES

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the poi t of
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LIBRARY
NUMBER
11692/
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NO.
30B/
YEAR
ENGLAND I.T.N. 58
Ori:. Neg. l6mm
ITN Corbbee tt 1-22 secs.
Tx 21.8.58/6.15.p.m.
CLASSIFICATION POLITICAL: 13AHAMAS: INTER...

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the poi t of
exhaust d patience.
LIBRARY
NUMBER
11692/
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NO.
30B/
YEAR
ENGLAND I.T.N. 58
Ori:. Neg. l6mm
ITN Corbbee tt 1-22 secs.
Tx 21.8.58/6.15.p.m.
CLASSIFICATION POLITICAL: 13AHAMAS: INTERVIEW WITH MR. RANDEL FAC1KES
COUNTRY TOWN
SCU 2-shot: (What brings you to London is such a
hurry?) Overnight at a mass meeting £300 was
subscribed to send me to London to enlist suppor I
of the London Trade Union movement in our fight
there for recognition. In the Bahamas it is
illegal for hotel workers to join Unions and
agricultural workers are denied this privelage.
The Bahamas Federation of Labour of which I am
head, has broken down this barrier by organising
hotel and agricultural workers and demanding
recognition. (Recently been trouble in Bahamas
what about?) CU Mr. Fawkes: Trouble stems from
old constitution which is substantially the same
as the 13 U.S. Colonies. In that Constitution
it is illegal for a woman to vote, illegal for
hotel workers and Agricultural workers to join
Trade Uniont, It is illegal for women , to siton
juries and -he bahamlan people have rinally reac
INTERVIEW WITH MR. HANDEL FAWNS
Peter Hopkirk asked the President of the leftwing
Bahamas Federation of Labour about why he
came to London is such a hurry, and about the
recent trouble in Bahamas.
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