Almanac Life: Black Lives Matter

Glen Davis examines racism in sport, particularly America, and the advent of ‘Black Lives Matter’.

Opinion: What it meant for AFL players to ‘take a knee’ this weekend

Michael Viljoen brings his perspective to the recent Black Lives Matter protests, politics and cultural divides and the actions of AFL players to take a knee in response.

Finding direction in a 52-year-old photo

Alex Darling reflects on a pivotal moment in sporting, and social history, the stand against racial inequality at the 1968 Olympics that included Australian Peter Norman.

Almanac Life: Black Lives Matter

Rod Oaten has great respect and admiration for Indigenous footballers over many years. He was unable to go into Melbourne’s CBD yesterday to support the Black Lives Matter rally, so he made a quiet statement of his own.