The Moss Side Riots: What Was That About?
- 02 August, 2019
- Linda Brogan
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38 years ago they tried to hold an enquiry. None of us went. We didn't trust them. The government. The police. We were too young. We lost our community. Let's look at it now. Film our own enquiry. Find out how it defined us from there on in.
Do you remember the Moss Side Riots?
Trailer. Serving officer PC Ian Mack and Melba Finni 13 at the time go head to head.
Who do we believe?
Confirmation PC Ian Mack will take part in the after show discussion.
Excerpt from the last after show discussion.
All films by John Lloyd Junior.
Including the 60 mins film we will screen.
And the film John will make out of after show discussion.
Tuesday August 13th 5pm
Manchester Central Library
This enquiry is by us for us.
Conceived during an invitation by Manchester Histories Festival to respond to 1819 Peterloo Massacre byline Freedom, Protest and Democracy. Turn the date around you get 1981 the year of the Riots. Funded by One Manchester Housing Association.
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