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Local historians weekly "Back Issues" article in the Manawatū Standard. Stephen Berg recalls the tensions in Palmerston North between rugby supporters and anti- Springbok tour protesters, July and August 1981.

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2022Pa_IMCA-DigitalArchive_039651
Title
Back Issues: When barbed wire and batons lined Cuba St
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IMCA Digital Archive
Relation
Manawatū Standard
Content type
Born digital
Date
August 13, 2022

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Palmerston North

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1981 springbok tour,
activism,
anti-apartheid,
cuba street,
demonstrations,
manawatu standard,
protests,
rugby,
south africa,
sport,
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