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Backchat, Episode 215 (1988)

Viewers respond to a song – 'Sack the Jack’ – broadcast at a time when the republican issue was being hotly debated.

Length: 8 minutes

Taken from the interstitial series Backchat

Original aspect ratio: 4 x 3 (TV)
Original classification rating: PG

Production company:


Australian Broadcasting Corporation

Education Resources:

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