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Is this the AFL’s watershed moment on online abuse?

Is this the AFL’s watershed moment on online abuse?

To date, much of the social progression from both the AFLW and the AFL has come from the players themselves. Will the AFL and its main broadcaster finally take decisive action to protect players?

We should nationalise Australia’s major sporting codes

We should nationalise Australia’s major sporting codes

Sports fans are fed up with corporate capture of the leagues we follow. It's time to fight back.

How a civil rights icon came to promote anti-Semitic conspiracy theories

How a civil rights icon came to promote anti-Semitic conspiracy theories

Acclaimed novelist Alice Walker recommends David Icke, Andrew Broad's unfortunate tweet, and a logo designer's Freudian slip.

Merry Xmas (the Footy Show war is over)

Merry Xmas (the Footy Show war is over)

After nearly two decades, Seven has crushed Nine's Footy Show.

On the AFL’s institutionalised acceptance of hatred

On the AFL’s institutionalised acceptance of hatred

The AFL must condemn trolling and abuse based on gender identity or sexuality, or people like me, will continue to be hated for existing, writes Hannah Mouncey.

Hype and heat: the rise and rise of AFL trade week

Hype and heat: the rise and rise of AFL trade week

The AFL's much-hyped trade week ended last night, but for many fans, it's a welcome reprieve after a "failed" season.

NRL and AFL grand final TV ratings drop to their lowest in a decade

NRL and AFL grand final TV ratings drop to their lowest in a decade

Both games had every reason to be blockbusters, but they rated worse than we've seen in recent memory. Are networks overpaying for the telecasting rights?

The AFL Footy Show wins the grand final battle, but is it enough?

The AFL Footy Show wins the grand final battle, but is it enough?

Eddie McGuire has snagged a win over The Front Bar, amid ongoing speculation around whether the show will continue. Was this a surge of support, or a final farewell?

Making sense of Guthrie’s removal

Making sense of Guthrie’s removal

Good morning, early birds. Rumours abound as to why ABC managing director Michelle Guthrie was sacked so abruptly. Plus, Hawthorn's Tom Mitchell takes out AFL's Brownlow Medal. It's the news you need to know with Chris Woods.

How Collingwood became the most hated team in the AFL

How Collingwood became the most hated team in the AFL

From Eddie McGuire to a "feral" fan base, Collingwood is a spectre that haunts the Australian football imagination. But there's more to this hatred than it may seem.