The People's March for Jobs. Huge crowd protesting against the unemployment rate under the Conservative government. Mrs Margaret Thatcher is depicted with a blindfold. 216,3000 workers were unemployed . 500 unemployed people then started to march 280 miles to London. This huge banner was commissioned, designed and painted by Ian Denning for the Labour party. Ian worked as a designer at the Sunday Times Magazine, The Independent Magazine and finally at Life Magazine in New York. Liverpool, England circa 1981.
Thatchers Britain 2,163,000 on the dole 1980s UK
The People's March for Jobs. Huge crowd protesting against the unemployment rate under the Conservative government. Mrs Margaret Thatcher is depicted with a blindfold. 216,3000 workers were unemployed . 500 unemployed people then started to march 280 miles to London. This huge banner was commissioned, designed and painted by Ian Denning for the Labour party. Ian worked as a designer at the Sunday Times Magazine, The Independent Magazine and finally at Life Magazine in New York. Liverpool, England circa 1981.

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Date: 14 Dec 2011
Location: LIverpool Lancashire UK
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