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Bromhead, Peter, 1933- :The albatross. Auckland Star, 23 January 1990.

Reference Number: A-314-1-024

The New Zealand Minister of Finance Roger Douglas is the albratross. From its feet hangs a man representing the New Zealand goverment on a rope tied around his neck. The man holds a sword to cut himself free, but they are flying over a sea full of sharks.Douglas's economic reforms, known as 'Rogernomics', became increasingly unpopular with the New Zealand public.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Cartoons (Commentary), related to Peter Bromhead, Auckland Star (Newspaper. 1887-1991), Sir Roger Owen Douglas, New Zealand Labour Party, Royal albatross, Sharks, Economic policy and Finance ministers.

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Bromhead, Peter, 1933- :The albatross. Auckland Star, 23 January 1990., Reference Number A-314-1-024 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 newspaper clipping.Newspaper clipping, 140 x 215 mm.. Single art work

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