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T-Shirt - 'This Is Australia, we eat meat, we drink beer and we speak f#ckin' English!', 2009 Object Reg. No: HT 23128

Summary:
Navy blue t-shirt with the Australian flag within a map of Australia and the slogan 'This Is Australia, we eat meat, we drink beer and we speak f#ckin' English!' It is one of three t-shirts which comprise a 'Hardcore Aussie Pride' pack sold online in 2009 and in a Darwin shop prior to Australia Day 2009.
Description:
Size 14 navy blue t-shirt. Front shows the Australian flag within a map of Australia with the slogan: 'This Is Australia, we eat meat, we drink beer and we speak f#ckin' English!'
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 705 mm (Height), 750 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: racial identity, t-shirts, xenophobia, national identity
Themes this item is part of: Clothing & Textiles Collection
Primary Classification: POLITICS & PUBLIC PROTEST
Secondary Classification: Racism
Tertiary Classification: promotional materials
Inscriptions: Printed on front: 'This Is Australia, we eat meat, we drink beer and we speak f#ckin' English!'
Date Made: 2009
Place & Date Used: Australia, 2009
References: http://www.australian-native.com.au/product_info.php?manufacturers_id=&;products_id=2725
http://www.ntnews.com.au/article/2009/01/27/29541_ntnews.html
http://www.fightdemback.org/2009/01/31/when-racism-is-dressed-up-as-patriotism/

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