Ian Goodenough, the chair of the 18c inquiry, has mirrored comments in my submission calling for laws to focus on racial violence rather than political debate.
That’s good news.
When it comes to the inquiry into 18c and free speech, it seems that not everyone is entitled to a say.
The Grand Mufti’s call for an expanded 18c to outlaw anti-Islamic statements has been accepted. But this webpage’s submission is nowhere to be seen, even though it was signed by more than 6,500 Australians and is the most-supported submission before the inquiry…