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Brandis' Race Hate Laws are Whiter than White

posted 27 Mar 2014, 21:59 by Unknown user   [ updated 27 Mar 2014, 22:00 ]
- Waleed Aly, The Age

"Perhaps the most remarkable thing about George Brandis' now infamous comment this week that Australians "have the right to be bigots" is that it was so unremarkable. Sure, it's a grating sound bite, but as a matter of substance it's entirely obvious. Of course we have a right to be bigots. We always have."

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