Jason Ball plays football and talks about how hard it has been for him to come out to his team mates. He says that if he had a few AFL gay role models it would have been much easier.
Jason has been making the media rounds today, getting his face on TV, voice on the radio, stories in the newspapers, talking about homophobia and trying to get the AFL to play the No to Homophobia ad during the grand final coming up in a couple of weeks time.
Here’s the story from ABC News 24:
You can help too – sign the petition.
Visit the website for No to Homophobia website.
Spread the word, help make a change and help those young people who are need a role model.
Here’s the ad: