Federal Attorney-General George Brandis has released his long-threatened proposed changes to the Racial Discrimination Act.
The government’s exposure draft came out in March, outlining the details of their proposed changes.
The Australian Greens have serious concerns about the changes, many of which are shared by legal and human rights experts, cultural leaders, mental health professionals and those in the community sector, amongst others.
Find below some links to resources you may find helpful in shedding some light on these proposed changes and what impacts they could have on Australians, as well as some information about ways you can take action.
Submissions to the Attorney-General about the proposed changes
Articles and opinion pieces
No case for changing race laws - The Drum
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