Tag Archives: AFL


More AFL Tokenism

The AFL continues to insult the gay community with only token gestures in response to calls for change.


Freshly Doug – New Year

Faint hopes and gloomy predictions: the year in prospect looks uninviting.


Rainbow Report New Year 2013

The Rainbow Report, live on line http//www.joy.org.au/listenlive, via the free smartphone app, and free to air every Thursday 1900 hrs AEDST @Joy 94.9fm Melbourne, LGBTI radio for Australia and the world.


Freshly Stirred Christmas Pud

Doug reflects on 3 months of stirring. If you want to argue back, write to us. Doug hosts special festive Rainbow Reports on Joy 94.9fm Melbourne, Dec 27 and Jan 03, 1900 – 2100hrs Australian Easter Daylight Savings Time..


Rainbow Report on Soft Tackles

Tackling homophobia in sport is underfunded and, it seems, too easily relegated to the backburner. Rainbow Report Thurs 7pm AEDST Joy 94.9 Melbourne, phoe app/online www.joy.org.au/listenlive

T J Sengel http://www.flickr.com/photos/10363713@N08

Freshly Doug Weekender

Sequencing Lady Gaga, intersex awareness, Aussie Rules takes first step, ALSO gives another twitch in its death-throes, and more, Freshly Doug for the weekend.

Freedom to Marry http://www.flickr.com/photos/marriageequality/

NFL puts AFL to Shame

Chris Kluwe – the thinking man’s American footballer (NFL), lays it on the line to the trolls and neanderthals who rule sport, and points the way forward for our own AFL sporting code and players.

Simon Cumming http://www.flickr.com/photos/whorus3/

It’s time to do something about homophobia in sport

James Newburrie asks if the AFL is serious about tackling homophobia or if it’s all just PR spin and window-dressing.

Ryan Somma http://www.flickr.com/photos/ideonexus

Freshly Doug Thursday

A Python resurrection, a Jewish queer band, nature pink in tooth & claw, Devine slapped down and other good news, Freshly Doug for you this Thursday.


Rainbow Report AFL Thu 11 Oct 2012

What’s on tonight on The Rainbow Report? Click through for all the details. And listen to the podcast here http://www.cpod.org.au/page.php?id=25