Freedom To Hate? | Heart Of The Matter

Joan Bakewell reports on the power of the BNP in Britain and asks if the right to democracy also includes the right to be racist. Following a recent spate of race related murders many people have called for the party to be banned.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 32'54''
  • Broadcast year: 1993
Curriculum Connection
  • Sociology | What effect do the media have on audiences? | Theoretical views of media effects including hypodermic syringe, two step flow, cultural effects, uses and gratifications. Impact of social media and the role of new media.

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Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC One
  • Programme: Heart Of The Matter
  • Episode: Freedom To Hate?