Opinion

Progressives must not lose faith on religious freedom

By Jack Whitney
February 6 2020 - 5:30pm

Last week, submissions closed in the consultation for the second exposure drafts of a package of legislation known as the Religious Freedom bills. Many forget, but this road began when Rugby Australia sacked Israel Folau for posting a message on social media declaring "hell awaits" homosexuals who are "living in sin". Since then, politicians have released multiple draft bills that make it unlawful to discriminate against any Australian on the basis of their religion.

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