Wednesday, 26 March 2014
Questions without Notice
Racial Discrimination Act 1975
Mr President, I ask a supplementary question. I refer to the Attorney-General's proposed get-out clause for his new racial vilification and intimidation provisions. Is Chris Berg from the Institute of Public Affairs correct when he says:
The new exemption makes clear the fundamental importance of free discussion on any matter of public interest, no matter how extreme that discussion is.