S01 E39 - 039: 1981 Race Riots

The History Hotline by Deanna Lyncook
During the summer of 1981; major UK cities such as London, Birmingham, Liverpool and Leeds were overcome with “race riots.” After decades of police harassment, brutality and racist attacks from numerous far right and fascist groups, as well as racist individuals.We will be exploring the reasons for the riot: the political, social and econ  ...  See more
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