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The politics of sport. Which is tougher, politics or footy? According to AFLW Crows player Talia Radan, politics. She would know -- in addition to her football career, Radan is an advisor to Education Minister Simon Birmingham. Radan and other AFLW players were in Parliament today for the launch of the Parliamentary Friends of AFL Women's group.