“For a long time they were sort of pretending that I didn’t exist”
“Midsumma does a fantastic job of breaking down social barriers”
McGuire shut down his co-host Sam Newman after he’d referred to the AFL as “political whores”.
Chief Executive of the AFL, Gillon McLachlan, has long been on the record in support of marriage equality in Australia.
“From a young age Brent intentionally excluded himself from male-dominated sports because of the language that consumed the culture”
Jason Ball on being the equality role model he wishes he’d had when he was at school.
“I grew up playing football with my brother on the boys’ team but when I turned 14 they stopped me playing because I was a girl”
The 50 metre line was painted in colours of the rainbow and players from both teams donned rainbow gear for the game.