David Pocock activism

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Former Wallabies captain David Pocock was arrested on the weekend. His crime? Protesting a planned coalmine in North West New South Wales. In an era where athletes are arrested for all kinds of things – alleged rape, drink driving, the distribution of illegal substances, match-fixing, etc – Pocock’s misdemeanour seems refreshingly rare. However, back in the 1960s…

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