July 22, Stay away, All out, National Day of Shame

July 22 National Day of shame

July 22, Stay away, All out, National Day of Shame

Poster announcing march time and location to protest the 1981 South African Springbok rugby tour of New Zealand. The poster features capitalised black text against a yellow background. Full text from top to bottom: ‘July 22, National Day of Shame, Stay Away, All Out, Assemble Victoria Square 12 noon, Apartheid’s Not a Game.’
Historical Note
Wednesday, 22 July 1981, named the ‘National Day of Shame’, was the date of the first match for the Springbok tour. The Springbok rugby team played against Poverty Bay in Gisborne.


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