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Ball, Murray :I am not arresting them, Prime Minister, because not being inside Athletic Park for a Springbok test match does not, under law, make them terrorists. [1981].

Reference Number: A-323-061

The cartoon shows a photo of Robert Muldoon and a photo of Police Commisioner Bob Walton. Muldoon is inside Athletic Park pointing out through a barbed wire fence. He has a badge drawn onto his jacket reading, 'S.I.S Boss'. Rolls of barbed wire are placed outside the fence with a sign reading, 'Beware this is an anti-terrorist device'. A cartoon character is commenting on the commissioner's statement by saying, 'Yet'. Refers to the protest movements against the 1981 Springbok tour.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Composite photographs and Cartoons (Commentary), related to Springbok Tour, Sir Robert David Muldoon, Bob Walton, organised by the New Zealand Cartoon Archive Trust in association with the Alexander Turnbull Library Guts and Glory; exhibition of rugby cartoons, New Zealand Security Intelligence Service, Athletic Park, Terrorism, Protest and Rugby Union football.

Part of:
Ball, Murray :[Five original cartoons on the topic of apartheid. 1981.], Reference Number A-323-060/064 (2 digitised items)

Extent: 1 original cartoon(s)Photo montage with cartoon, 285 x 380mm.. Horizontal imageSingle art work

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Other copies available: Photocopy in public folders.

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