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Monday, 13 February 2017
Page: 639

Racial Discrimination Act

To the Honourable the Speaker and Members of the House of Representatives

The existence of, and the wording of, Section 18C of the Racial Discrimination Act actively and harmfully suppresses freedom of speech and creates divisions within our society.

We therefore ask that the House repeal Section 18C of the Racial Discrimination Act or, at the very least, remove the words 'offend' and 'insult' from that Section of the Act.

from 18 citizens