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The day football burst with Pride |

// May 5th, 2014 // No Comments » // Sport, Within Australia

” On a country footy oval under overcast skies, change came. It came in the rainbow-coloured 50-metre lines painted at each end of the ground. It came in the pre-match minute’s silence, led by a local Uniting Church minister, for “the same-sex attracted young people who have taken their own lives in fear and humiliation”. It came in an afternoon of celebration and unity”, writes The Age’s Jill Stark.