Tags: "Adam Goodes"

04 Aug

Australia divided in Aboriginal footballer race row

Booing of Aborigine Adam Goodes — accompanied by racial slurs and epithets — labelled ‘shameful moment in AFL history’ By Jill Fraser MELBOURNE An indigenous footballer is at the heart of a nationwide racism furore after a campaign of unrelenting ...

31 Jul

31.07.2015 – Joint Statement on racism directed at Adam Goodes : “Australia must and can be better than this”

Following the weekend’s events when prominent Aboriginal AFL player and former Australian of the Year, Adam Goodes was booed at every turn during the Swans v West Coast Eagles AFL match. Today in advance of the weekend round of AFL, ...