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Bob Katter compares NRL pride jersey to the Holocaust in wild rant

Bob Katter has likened the “persecuted” NRL players boycotting the Manly Sea Eagles pride jersey to Jews in Nazi Germany in a wild press conference. The Queensland MP waved around a Bible at Parliament House as he made “the most important statement I’ve ever made” ahead of the Manly Sea Eagles’ match on Thursday. Seven …

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Magda Szubanski shares Bible verses in her take on NRL pride boycott

Magda Szubanski has urged the NRL stars boycotting tonight’s match over a rainbow-striped pride jersey to show the tolerance their religion teaches. The seven NRL players have sparked a week of discussion and debate after they boycotted tonight’s game in refusal at wearing the one-off rainbow jersey for religious and cultural reasons. In a series …

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Ian Roberts has a message for the NRL players boycotting jersey

Gay NRL legend Ian Roberts wants to meet with the seven players from his former club who’ve boycotted a match over an inclusive pride jersey. Ian Roberts was playing for Manly Sea Eagles when he came out as gay in 1995. The gay rugby icon, 56, remains the only male Australian pro rugby league player …

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NRL rainbow pride jerseys sell out within hours of player boycott

Fans of NRL club the Manly Sea Eagles have responded to the player revolt against the club’s history-making LGBTIQ+ pride jerseys by selling them out within hours. Seven of the New South Wales’ club’s players withdrew from Thursday night’s match after the club announced the team would wear the pride jersey (above), featuring rainbow stripes …