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Benn on the limits of British democracy

Duration: 04:58

A passionate parliamentarian, Benn sought to defend and extend democratic values against the forces he believed eroded it - patronage, hereditary honours and media bias.

Available since: Thu 2 May 2013

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Westminster behind Closed Doors: with Tony Benn

On its 700th anniversary, Tony Benn takes a video tour of the Palace of Westminster.

First broadcast: 11 Dec 1995

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