Tag Archives: Australian Rules Football

Drink, sex and rape

[Image take from MMM radio website] I’m somewhat late on this one, I know. Collingwood’s Grand Final win was overshadowed by the news of sexual assault allegations by a woman against two Collingwood players after the post-Grand Final celebrations. Immediately there was a media furore. Various commentators weighed in. Neil Mitchell, a 3AW radio host, […]

What odds a Trifecta?

THE AFL stands to gain upward of $19 million from yesterday’s grand final draw, and while the bruised bodies of the St Kilda and Collingwood combatants will suffer from having to back up, the result is a resounding win for the industry broadly. Television broadcaster Channel Seven was momentarily hopeful that next Saturday’s grand final […]

Mixed messages

There are a lot of mixed messages in our society (for example, those surrounding young girls growing up these days). Something that has struck me forcefully in recent days, however, is that the press have been sending out very mixed messages about gay and lesbian people in our society. The first story to break was […]