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- A Place & Date Used Melbourne, Australia
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Badge - Help the Police Beat Yourself Up, Australia, 1990s Reg. No: HT 3449
- This badge, 'Help the police Beat yourself up', alternatively known as a button, was made to protest against police brutality and dates from the mid-1990s. The slogan is well known and widely used.
- This is a small metal badge in black, white and yellow. Along with yellow text a hand is depicted holding a truncheon. There is a pin on back.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mr Crispin Howarth, 2004
|Dimensions:||33 mm (Diameter)|
|Dimension Comment:||Measured 2.10.08|
|Tagged with:||police, protests|
|Themes this item is part of:||Public Life & Institutions Collection|
|Primary Classification:||POLITICS & PUBLIC PROTEST|
|Inscriptions:||Text obverse: HELP THE POLICE/ BEAT YOURSELF UP|
|Place & Date Used:||Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1990s|