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"I throw them away and they keep coming back..." Boing! boing! Bullying allegations. 8 December, 2005.

Reference Number: DCDL-0000501

David Benson-Pope, Minister for Social Development, has been knocked over by a tennis ball. Several others have hit him and ricocheted away. His spectacles have been broken. He complains that he throws the tennis balls away but they keep coming back. The reference is to the allegations of bullying that have been made against the minister dating from when he was a teacher twenty years ago. He has been accused of pushing a tennis ball into a boy's mouth.

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1 image, categorised under Cartoons (Commentary) and Digital images, related to Hon David Henry Benson-Pope, Thomas Scott, The Dominion Post (Newspaper), Teachers - Complaints against, Politicians, Tennis balls and Bullying.

Part of:
Scott, Thomas, 1947- :[Digital cartoons published from 27 July 2005 onwards in the Dominion Post. Includes a selection of digital cartoons from 2003-], Reference Number DC-Group-0025 (778 digitised items)

Extent: 1 digital cartoon(s)Jpeg image - Resolution 150 dpi; RGB (24 bit); Pixel dimensions 2513 x 1800. Single art work

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