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Blog post from Thursday, 12 June, 2014

RACISM. IT STOPS WITH ME IS A CAMPAIGN WHICH INVITES ALL AUSTRALIANS TO REFLECT ON WHAT THEY CAN DO TO COUNTER RACISM WHEREVER IT HAPPENS.

While cultural diversity is central to our national identity, the reality is that too many Australians experience racism, prejudice and discrimination on a regular basis. Racism locks people out of social and economic opportunities. It costs workplaces and our economy and it works against our goal of building fair, inclusive communities. (AHRC website)

The Australian Human Rights Commission has AFL player Adam Goodes onboard as an anti-racism ambassador. This is the film clip he made for the ‘Racism. It Stops With Me’ campaign.