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#Stance

# stance - Wednesday 19 August, 2020

'I’m still more a person of Jesus' - Billy Vunipola explains why he won't take a knee
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# Stance

'I’m still more a person of Jesus' - Billy Vunipola explains why he won't take a knee

Aug 19th 2020, 5:31 PM 13,602 Views 28 Comments

The England and Saracens number eight says elements of the Black Lives Matter movement go against his beliefs.

# stance - Sunday 5 July, 2020

'I will not take the knee' - Leclerc and Verstappen confirm split among F1 drivers
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# Stance

'I will not take the knee' - Leclerc and Verstappen confirm split among F1 drivers

Jul 5th 2020, 1:01 PM 22,947 Views 10 Comments

The Ferrari driver said it ‘does not mean at all that I am less committed than others in the fight against racism.’

# stance - Friday 20 March, 2020

UK Athletics board changed stance on Alberto Salazar
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# Stance

UK Athletics board changed stance on Alberto Salazar

Mar 20th 2020, 10:14 PM 5,741 Views 5 Comments

A report found that performance staff at the organisation lobbied the organisation not to sever ties with American coach.

# stance - Friday 30 September, 2016

Wiggins lashes out against 'ludicrous' calls to make TUEs public
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# Stance

Wiggins lashes out against 'ludicrous' calls to make TUEs public

Sep 30th 2016, 4:23 PM 6,560 Views 8 Comments

It’s been a difficult week for the former Tour de France winner.

# stance - Sunday 7 August, 2016

Jurgen Klopp refuses to answer question from The Sun journalist
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# Stance

Jurgen Klopp refuses to answer question from The Sun journalist

Aug 7th 2016, 1:59 AM 18,367 Views 26 Comments

It is unclear whether the manager’s decision is related to the paper’s coverage of the Hillsborough disaster.

# stance - Sunday 24 July, 2016

'Disgraceful' - Russian doping whistle-blower barred from Rio Olympics
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'Disgraceful' - Russian doping whistle-blower barred from Rio Olympics

Jul 24th 2016, 7:59 PM 45,443 Views 48 Comments

800m runner Yuliya Stepanova has been running under a neutral flag at recent events.

# stance - Friday 20 May, 2016

Cork-based Social Democrat dropped as mass reader over party's abortion stance
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# Ken Curtin

Cork-based Social Democrat dropped as mass reader over party's abortion stance

May 20th 2016, 12:35 PM 16,798 Views 109 Comments

Ken Curtin has said that he intends to bring the issue to the Bishop of Cloyne William Crean.

# stance - Monday 16 November, 2015

'There is no room for not knowing': WRU issue strong warning after handing out two PED bans
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# Drugs In Sport

'There is no room for not knowing': WRU issue strong warning after handing out two PED bans

Nov 16th 2015, 3:33 PM 7,717 Views 3 Comments

The union has handed down bans of four and two years to players from the second tier SWALEC Division 1.

# stance - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

A Wallaby flanker made a stand against homophobic slurs at the weekend
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# Slurs

A Wallaby flanker made a stand against homophobic slurs at the weekend

Mar 24th 2015, 8:50 AM 14,241 Views 14 Comments

David Pocock raised the issue with referee Craig Joubert during the Brumbies clash with the Waratahs.

# stance - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

Chelsea can't buy me with ticket, says racism victim
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Chelsea can't buy me with ticket, says racism victim

Mar 11th 2015, 2:02 PM 4,101 Views 10 Comments

The man denied access to the Paris Metro by a group of the club’s fans would never consider attending their clash with PSG.

# stance - Friday 7 March, 2014

Martin still in discussions with Mater's Mercy Sisters over abortion law
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Martin still in discussions with Mater's Mercy Sisters over abortion law

Mar 7th 2014, 6:45 AM 7,257 Views 102 Comments

The Mater Hospital said last year that it will comply with the Protection of Life During Pregnancy Act.

# stance - Friday 19 October, 2012

Ferdinand brothers set to shun FA's 'Kick It Out' initiative
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Ferdinand brothers set to shun FA's 'Kick It Out' initiative

Oct 19th 2012, 10:58 AM 906 Views 0 Comments

Rio Ferdinand could be on a collision course with Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson, who says ‘all’ his players must wear the anti-racism t-shirts.