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Badge - Warning! Schools Spread Sexism, circa 1980-1989 Object Reg. No: SH 901454

Summary:
Alternative Name(s): button
Round green badge with the slogan 'Warning! Schools Spread Sexism' produced by the Victorian Teachers' Union circa 1980 - 1989. It protests against institutional structures and curriculum content which perpetuate and encourage sexism.
Description:
Metal button with white lettering on a green background. Metal pin and clasp on reverse.
Acquisition Information:
Collected, 1990
Discipline: History
Dimension Comment: diameter 4.3cm.

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Tagged with: working life, education, trade unions, societies, sexism
Themes this item is part of: Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Project, Museum Victoria, 2005-2006, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection
Primary Classification: POLITICS & PUBLIC PROTEST
Secondary Classification: Gender Politics
Tertiary Classification: badges
Inscriptions: Printed front, white ink: 'Warning! / SCHOOLS SPREAD / SEXISM'.
Issued By: Victorian Teachers Union, Victoria, Australia, 1980-1989

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