TITLE

The Labour Party, the TUC and Spain, 1959-1977

AUTHOR(S)
Anaya, Pilar Ortuno
PUB. DATE
December 1999
SOURCE
Labour History Review (Maney Publishing);Winter99, Vol. 64 Issue 3, p269
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article examines the impact of the activities carried out by the Spanish Democrats Defence Fund Committee, the British Labour Party and the Trades Union Congress on the Spanish Socialist Workers' Party, the General Workers' Union and on the democratic process as a whole. It traces the history of the British labor movement's involvement in Spanish affairs. It also lists the objectives of the Committee based on the press release issued by the Labour Party. The article also highlights the major role played by the Labour Party in the recognition of the Spanish Socialist Workers' Party by the Socialist International. It was a turning point in the relationship between both parties.
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4012500

 

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