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Protests against Sydney Opera House promoting horse race

Opera House was promoting the world’s richest horse race, opponents said racing encourages animal cruelty and gambling.

The iconic Sydney Opera House was lit up as a giant billboard to promote the world’s richest horse race, the Everest, on Sunday.

But protesters against animal cruelty and gambling have reined in the politicians.

 

Al Jazeera’s Paul Chaderjian reports.