Digitised Image

"It's the Olympic torch, son... signifying peace, friendship and human dignity..." 10 April, 2008

Reference Number: DCDL-0006186

Shows a man and his small son watching the progress of the Olympic torch along a street. The runner is obscured by battling protesters and police. The father says ironically that the Olympic torch signifies peace, friendship and human dignity. Refers to the protests surrounding the Beijing Olympic Games over China's attitude to Tibet's desire for independence.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Cartoons (Commentary) and Digital images, related to China) Olympic Games (29th ; 2008 ; Beijing, Tibet (China) - Politics and government, Human rights - China - Tibet, Peace, Olympics and Demonstrations.

Part of:
Tremain, Garrick, 1941-:[Includes all digital cartoons published in the Otago Daily Times from 25 July 2005 onwards plus a selection from December 2004 to July 2005], Reference Number DC-Group-0022 (628 digitised items)

Extent: 1 digital cartoon(s)Jpeg image - Resolution 200 dpi; Gray scale (24 bit); Pixel dimensions 1118 x 881. Single art work

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