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Total fighting - Workplace Relations Act and the Unions - Peter Reith in the wrestling ring with John Howard and Peter Costello in the background, 1998 [picture] / Pryor
Bib ID 4320897
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Pryor, Geoff, 1944-
 
Online Versions
Description 1998 
1 drawing : pen, ink and wash on bainbridge board ; 22.2 x 34.5 cm., on sheet 25.5 x 38.1 cm. 
Series

Pryor collection of cartoons and drawings.

Summary

In a political version of the increasingly popular sport of 'ultimate fighting', Peter Reith, the Minister for Workplace Relations in the Howard Government, takes an aggressive approach to wielding the provisions of the new Workplace Relations Act which seeks to institute individual employment contracts at the expense of union-negotiated industry-wide awards.--Information provided by Geoff Pryor.

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer from information provided on image.

Published in the Canberra Times on 23 March 1998.

Part of the Pryor collection of cartoons and drawings.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-157057020

Subjects Reith, Peter, 1950- -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Politicians -- Australia -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Australia -- Social conditions -- 1990-2001 -- Caricatures and cartoons
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