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Title"Well, yes, it is mine - but I don't agree with its sentiments..."
Date20 January 1970
Extent1 cartoon
Creator NameGibbard; Leslie David (1945-2010); cartoonist
DescriptionEdward Heath sits on a bench pointing towards the commotion to his right. A dog which has been made to resemble Enoch Powell is chasing two [BAME] people, one carrying a doctor's bag. Heath says that although the dog is under his command, he does not "agree with its sentiments".

[News From 19 January: Ted Heath condemned Enoch Powell's latest speech on immigration as "an example of man's inhumanity in a Christian, civilised society". Heath denounced Powell's view that anything done to help BAME people to remain in Britain was "positively harmful".] (Source: The University of Kent, British Cartoon Archive)
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