Save the Racial Discrimination Act

by Jordan Valageorgiou - Wednesday, 2 April 2014

We need to send the Federal Government a strong message. Bigotry isn't a human right.

The government should aim to ensure that all Australians can live in freedom from racial abuse and defamation.

Amending Sections 18 (C) and 18(D) as proposed will weaken the limited protections currently offered to Australians who suffer racial discrimination, while providing no useful or adequate protection in its place.

A number of organisations, including the ECC, have already been pro-active in challenging the Federal Government on this issue. Find out more here