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England / Coal Miners' Strike #294303

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 13, 1984
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(Studio) Similarities between economy policies of President Reagan and Prime Min. Margaret Thatcher noted.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Easington, England) Contd. violence in ongoing coal miners strike and economy implications for Britain examined; films shown. [October 13, THATCHER - accuses strikers of exploiting industrial disputes with goal of destroying democrat parliamentary government] [STRIKER - criticizes Thatcher.] Strike's impact on British society considered. [STRIKER - considers his brother-in-law a scab.] USSR noted providing food for strikers with Libya contributing its sympathy. [Union spokesperson Billy STOBBS - won't give in. ]
REPORTER: Steve Kroft

Kroft, Steve;
Rather, Dan

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