Women Machinists Strike at Ford's, Dagenham

The strike at Ford's car factory in Dagenham, East London, in 1968 led to equal pay legislation in the UK. But some of the women strikers tell Witness, that wasn't their original intention.

(Photo: Women strikers at Dagenham, Credit: Central Press/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

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Tue 21 Sep 2010 22:50 GMT

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Cuban History Collection

Fidel Castro and Nikita Khrushchev, Credit: OFF/AFP/Getty Images

Stories from Cuba's recent history and its difficult relationship with the US

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