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New York demonstration in reaction to Bloody Sunday

Duration: 00:30

A demonstration takes place in New York City in reaction to the events of Bloody Sunday in Londonderry.

The protesters chant "British troops must go" and hold placards with legends such as 'Why must one die for basic civil rights?' and 'Smash US and British Imperialism'. Present on the march is John Lennon, who can be heard to say "get them Scots-Anglos out of the North", and Yoko Ono.

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Available since: Fri 27 Jan 2012

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BBC Nine O'Clock News 17/03/1972

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