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The Race Relations Act is described as an attempt at fairness and balance, designed to reduce tension in Britain over unrestricted immigration.

First broadcast in 'UK Confidential' on 1 January 1999.
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15 October 2009

Classroom Ideas

Students may want to consider citizenship rights. This could prompt a discussion over the rights of people from the Empire and former colonies to reside in Britain. It may be beneficial to have a discussion about the role of the government in managing race relations.