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15 July, 2022

Ali says:

Act need an Islamic College for Muslim Students. Muslim Families face big challenge hardship due to no option. Most move to other states

15 July, 2022

Asim says:

I am public transport & daily I get many culturally diverse people ask basic question routes, maps, etc, ACT should've multi lingual sign.

6 July, 2022


Very important to have all inclusive ACT as AUSTRALIA has diverse Multicultural Communities

28 June, 2022

Richard says:

This is a great idea. It is important to include Christianity as one of the religions respected. It often feels marginalised

27 June, 2022

Change seeker says:

It should be made mandatory to speak English in the office and in the research labs, which does not really happen in all research groups.

25 June, 2022

Jim says:

Item (4) of Schedule 1 of Draft Act - what does this mean? Are you saying there's no difference between personal and cultural behaviours?

25 June, 2022

Dazza says:

How about you stop the obsession with identity politics and trying to divide us by race, skin colour, gender and sexuality.

23 June, 2022

Wayne Budd says:

If you need an Act then Multiculturalism has failed. Please don’t enact a requirement that requires over governed public servants to report.

23 June, 2022

Ante says:

Since we know We are created equal We all should be treated equally.

23 June, 2022

Umdee says:

This is insidious where the vast majority will be held ransom by minority groups. We need less laws in this area. Absolute Humbug.

23 June, 2022

Black Yoshi says:

How deal with conflicting rights? E.g., freedom to express v freedom from hurtful views? What stops cultural orthodoxy of the day wining?

21 June, 2022


All races and religions should live in harmony and recognise the people of the land