Girls Banned From Rugby In Tonga – Rugby World


Shockingly, a letter signed on the 15th of March by Tonga’s Ministry of Education and Training, ordered all government schools to ban girls from playing sports like rugby and boxing.Their reasoning is that they want to preserve women’s dignity and Tongan culture and traditions, and both sports supposedly go against these things.As you would expect there has been considerable outrage to this letter and new policy.

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