Israel Folau has been sacked by Rugby Australia. Photo: AFP

Israel Folau sacked by Rugby Australia after hearing ratifies contract termination

  • Star player’s termination throws Wallabies World Cup plans into disarray
Topic |   Rugby World Cup 2019

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Israel Folau has been sacked by Rugby Australia. Photo: AFP
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Israel Folau has reopened a contentious debate about free speech. Photo: AFP
Patrick Blennerhassett
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Patrick Blennerhassett

Has Rugby Australia contradicted itself in the Israel Folau ruling? A look into its now infamous ‘Inclusion Policy’

  • Australian rugby player Israel Folau condemned homosexuality on social media, which led to Rugby Australia terminating his contract
  • Folau is waiting on a final word about the issue, but looking at Rugby Australia’s ‘Inclusion Policy’, how can they rule against him?

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Israel Folau has reopened a contentious debate about free speech. Photo: AFP
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