Black lives matter

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With what's going on in world - let's take time to remember AFL's checked history regarding race;
https://www.google.com/amp/s/amp.theage ... viw4p.html


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Perhaps Pip, you want to look at your own code and the face of its broadcasts on Channel 9.
Erin Molan has copped substantial backlash following a conversation on 2GB about the names of Pacific Islander NRL players.
The Channel 9 host said “hooka looka mooka hooka fooka” which left co-hosts of The Continuous Call Darryl Bohman and Mark Levy puzzled.

https://www.news.com.au/sport/nrl/erin- ... 70194932c6




"One in every 24 Australians is now a member of an AFL club, a sign that the national reach of Australian football has never been greater," League CEO Gillon McLachlan said.
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the world's gone mad
you cannot make a joke or say anything these days
with lefties and keyboard warriors having a cry..

this is Australia suck it up


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Thread needs more "BLACKFACE" from the afl footy show .


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https://www.smh.com.au/sport/afl/not-go ... 55051.html
Funny Adam Goodes no longer to be seen yet Eddie McGuire still prominent


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Blackface on footy show happened 21years ago, attitudes very different then and most of society had moved forward that is except for
Erin Molan


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Here Roy Masters comments on national anthem protest
https://www.google.com/amp/s/amp.smh.co ... 51w64.html
How would afl microcosm react?


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See lions did a one knee video where all got on one knee for a minute to show solidarity. Thought that was nice however whilst these gestures are appreciated what is needed are changes to intergenerational poverty that does disproportionately impact indigenous Australians.


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Fred wrote: Sun Jun 07, 2020 12:32 pm See lions did a one knee video where all got on one knee for a minute to show solidarity. Thought that was nice however whilst these gestures are appreciated what is needed are changes to intergenerational poverty that does disproportionately impact indigenous Australians.
Knowing afl redneck crowds this won't end well


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Pippen94 wrote: Mon Jun 08, 2020 11:39 am
Fred wrote: Sun Jun 07, 2020 12:32 pm See lions did a one knee video where all got on one knee for a minute to show solidarity. Thought that was nice however whilst these gestures are appreciated what is needed are changes to intergenerational poverty that does disproportionately impact indigenous Australians.
Knowing afl redneck crowds this won't end well

You’re fooling no one.


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Afl jumping on this issue is like mark wahlberg retweeting #black lives matter.
Sweeping racist past under rug


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I’m sure the nrl have a similar history ... wasn’t there something on Matty johns or his brother and soo and comments made at the team trip away ?


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