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Badge - Refugees are Welcome, Socialist Alternative, circa 2002 Object Reg. No: HT 1023

Badge with the slogan 'refugees are welcome!' issued by the Socialist Alternative, circa 2002. The Socialist Alternative was established in July 1995 after a group of members were expelled from the International Socialist Organisation (ISO) following a lengthy debate about the orientation of the ISO to the political situation of the 1990s.
Round badge with white text against a map of the world in red (continents) and black (oceans). There is a large white arrow pointing from Asia to Australia.
Acquisition Information:
Collected from Dr Moya McFadzean - Museum Victoria Collections, Research & Exhibitions, 2003
Discipline: History

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Tagged with: protest movements, refugees, asylum seekers, detention centres, mandatory detention of immigrants, war
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Community Activity
Tertiary Classification: protest materials
Inscriptions: On front: refugees / ARE / welcome! / socialist / alternative
Issued By: Socalist Alternative, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 2002

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