A video showing disgraced NRL player Mitchell Pearce simulating sex with a dog continues to create controversy, with NSW deputy opposition leader Linda Burney calling on the NRL’s Integrity Unit to get tough on "racist behaviour" in the video.
Burney, who is the chair of the Australian Rugby League Indigenous Council, says the impetus of an intoxicated Pearce calling himself Aboriginal is that Indigenous people are drunks.
Formerly with BuzzFeed News, Allan Clarke is a NITV reporter based in Sydney.
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