South Australian Senator Cory Bernardi says he will not be “dissuaded” from his attempts to rewrite section 18C of the Racial Discrimination Act.
Family First senator Bob Day says the prime minister will not be surprised that a new campaign to overhaul the Racial Discrimination Act (RDA) has resurfaced in the new parliament because they discussed that prospect when Turnbull became leader of the Liberal party late in 2015.
The Government’s rapid response to revelations of children being brutalised in a Northern Territory juvenile detention facility have unravelled almost as quickly.
The Sex Discrimination Commissioner, Elizabeth Broderick says she’s disappointed that Australian women are earning 18 per cent less than their male colleagues.
A review by the Australian Human Rights Commission has found that 49 per cent of mothers and 27 per cent of the fathers and partners surveyed reported experiencing discrimination in the workplace.