Item Item.26 - 'Make Education Free Again' T-shirt

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'Make Education Free Again' T-shirt


  • 2017 (Creation)

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1 T-shirt : cotton, blue and pink ; 67 cm.

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The National Union of Students formed in 1987 after the collapse of its predecessor, the Australian Union of Students, in 1984.

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T-shirt, cotton, blue and pink, 67 cm in length with 'Make Education Free Again' on the front and 'National Union of Students N.U.S. Inc. No Education Cuts, No Centrelink Attacks' on back. Worn by Rueben Murray during the 2017 NUS 'Make Education Free Again' campaign. The campaign had several aims, including winning free education, and preventing Malcolm Turnbull's Coalition Government from deregulating student frees and cutting university funding. The slogan was a satire of Donald Trump's slogan 'Make American Great Again'.

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Unrestricted access.

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  • English

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Created, BS, 22-Feb-2021.




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