All posts tagged religious discrimination bill

New protections against religious discrimination

UNDER the federal government’s draft Religious Discrimination Act released last week, NSW Jewish Board of Deputies CEO Vic Alhadeff could have argued his exclusion from a multicultural Labor event in August 2018 was discrimination on religious grounds.

Draft religious discrimination bill released

ATTORNEY-general Christian Porter chose The Great Synagogue as the venue to release the government’s proposed religious freedom reforms yesterday (Thursday).

Religious freedoms vs religious discrimination

We live in an age that increasingly affirms equality of rights as a moral imperative, writes Peter Wertheim.

PM meets faith leaders

IN a historic meeting in Sydney this week, Prime Minister Scott Morrison met with 21 leaders of major faith communities in Australia to discuss progress in the government's plans to introduce a religious discrimination bill later this year.