Federal Gov dumps proposed changes to Racial Discrimination Act

This is a win for communities across Australia who have demonstrated their abhorrence with George Brandis’ proposal to water down the Racial Discrimination Act,” said ACT Greens Member for Molonglo, Shane Rattenbury.

 “The overwhelming response from the community was a powerful rejection of what was a divisive proposal.

 “This is a clear message that Australia does not want to be a country where people have the right to be bigots. 

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