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Senator Claire Chandler money anti-trans

Money! Senator Chandler’s anti-trans fundraising

Money Money Money. Despite failing to find support for her ‘Save Women’s Sport’ legislation and the spectacular own goal of the Katherine Deves debacle, Liberal Senator Claire Chandler continues a campaign of anti-trans fundraising. Earlier this year, Senator Chandler proposed a private member’s bill allowing sports clubs to exclude transgender women from single-sex sports. Then, …

Megan Rapinoe on Abortion Rights

Watch: Megan Rapinoe calls out men on abortion rights

Megan Rapinoe spoke for nine minutes straight today in an impassioned plea for men to stand up for women’s rights. The football star wiped away tears during an unscheduled Zoom presser on abortion rights. Scroll down for the vid. Megan Rapinoe echoed earlier comments from President Biden in describing yesterday’s Supreme Court ruling on abortion …

Alex Greenwich

Alex Greenwich threatens support for NSW Lib Govt

Sydney MP Alex Greenwich has told ABC Radio he would consider withdrawing his support for the NSW minority Liberal government. The independent MP said the government could lose his support for supply and confidence motions because of Premier Dominic Perrottet’s stance on transgender people in sport. The premier this week declared his belief that ‘girls …

lesbian mafia

Independent review: no ‘lesbian mafia’ in women’s soccer

An independent review commissioned by Football Federation Australia (FFA) found no proof of a ‘lesbian mafia’ operating in women’s soccer. Following the axing of Matilda’s coach Alen Stajcic in January, sources reported he used the term ‘lesbian mafia’ in relation to women’s soccer in Australia. Stajcic denied ever saying the words. However, with his firing …

jillaroos ali brigginshaw

Vid highlights: Ali Brigginshaw captains Jillaroos to Test match win

Australia’s Jillaroos captained by Queenslander Ali Brigginshaw defeated New Zealand’s Kiwi Ferns in a Test match in Wollongong tonight. Scroll down for vid The Jillaroos, who last lost in a Test match to the Kiwi Ferns in 2016, took out the match 28-8. The two teams also faced each other in the finals of the …