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Emily Davison - Suffragette video knocked over by the horse

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ahunf Mon 19-Jun-17 11:20:45

Hi what do people think to their 7 year old being shown this on you tube? Actual footage and the re-enactment and then writing about what happened?

VerityHabitat Mon 19-Jun-17 11:23:24

It depends on the 7 year old. I have one who would have taken it sensibly and one who would have been an anxious wreck afterwards.

She isn't actually killed in the video but I am not sure that it is appropriate viewing for a 7 year old. Surely if it were given a cinema rating it wouldn't be U?

KingJoffreysRestingCuntface Mon 19-Jun-17 11:24:12

Important part of history.

I learnt about slavery at that age. Hideous stuff happened, can't shield children from facts.

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