This morning, the words of Israel Folau hit the front pages. If we’re so opposed to his message, at what point do we stop magnifying it?
Israel Folau is heading to the Federal Court on the basis that he was fired for practising his religion. However, the law is stacked against him.
Israel Folau will not appeal Rugby Australia’s decision to tear up his contract. In railing against the judicial system that found him guilty, he promises some sort of action.
The state of Israel Folau echoes the state of free speech in this country. The words of one legendary writer warned us of this day.
With Facebook banning right-wing commentators and Israel Folau losing his contract, I think we need to talk about censorship.
Israel Folau has jumped the gun, quitting before Rugby Australia can sack him, sensationally choosing to enter politics as One Nation’s latest candidate.
News this morning states that Israel Folau’s contract has no clauses that forced him to behave on social media. However, one legal expert believes that his employer’s case may not need it.
Recently, we’ve excoriated Israel Folau for his comments, but history is awash with examples of us giving sports stars a free pass.