• Short Summary

    About 3,000 labour unionists from automobile, textiles, chemical, railway workers and other assembled at Shiba Park, centre of the city tonight ( Monday ) to protest against the government's small block election area system and against Premier Tanaka's policy under the auspices of Democratic Socialist Party ( No. 5 political party ).

  • Description

    1.
    General view of the rally at Shiba park.


    2.
    A lot of red flags showing participating labour unions.


    3.
    Mr. Ikko Kasuga, secretary general of Democratic Socialist party delivers a speech.


    4.
    He continues speech.


    4.
    Slogans hangover over the rally.


    5.
    various shots of participants from various unions.


    6.
    different shot of above.


    7.
    After 19;30, the participants starts demonstration through the street.


    8.
    C.S. demonstrators.


    10.
    Demonstrators arrive at the front of the diet building where Mr. Ikko Kasuga, secretary general of the party as well as other members of the house of representative and councillors of the party greet and cheer the demonstrator emphasizing they shall do their utmost to crash the small block election bill by all means in association with the other opposition parties including Japan Socialist democratic party, Clean politic party and Japan Communist Party.




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    Background: About 3,000 labour unionists from automobile, textiles, chemical, railway workers and other assembled at Shiba Park, centre of the city tonight ( Monday ) to protest against the government's small block election area system and against Premier Tanaka's policy under the auspices of Democratic Socialist Party ( No. 5 political party ). After the had a rally demanding the governments cancellation of idea, they demonstrated the city to the diet building where Mr. Ikko Kasuga, Secretary-General of Democratic Socialist Party greeted the demonstrators together with other members of the party.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA69I6M53CARUXGPTDVZ0BV1M0D
    Media URN:
    VLVA69I6M53CARUXGPTDVZ0BV1M0D
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/05/1973
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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