• Short Summary

    Communist worker commissions called demo in Madrid to protest against the proposed "basic employment law" which will benefit those companies to w commissions this will make position of the many thousands who do not qualify for unemployment registration and pay even worse, no incentive for firms to employ the truly poor unregistered person.

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    GV start of the demonstration thru the northern working class "cuatro caminos" area of madrid.



    communist party banners and CC OO (workers Commissions) banners read "No to unemployment" and no to the closure of factories Worker commission leaders in line carrying banner, track and hold on leader leader of worker commissions, Marcelino Camacho.



    Chanting, fists, close ups, cutaways of onlookers etc.



    High angle shots of the demonstration thru street



    Leaders, with camacho again, Chanting, cutaways, Group from the Chrysler (Talbot) car plant in Madrid protest lay offs as unemployment steadily rises in spain s continuing economic depression.





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    Background: Communist worker commissions called demo in Madrid to protest against the proposed "basic employment law" which will benefit those companies to w commissions this will make position of the many thousands who do not qualify for unemployment registration and pay even worse, no incentive for firms to employ the truly poor unregistered person.

    Also protest proposed limits on duration of unemployment pay - now reduces on sliding scale over maximum of 18 months after loss of job. Commissions now claim there are 4 million unemployed in Spain (does not tally with official govt figure) with another 500,000 likely to join them this year.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA8Q8DO6X459I2IWSUSY2SN9TRP
    Media URN:
    VLVA8Q8DO6X459I2IWSUSY2SN9TRP
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/04/1980
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:08:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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