Regardless, happy harmony day and may we all live together in harmony, respect and love. ❤️🤟🏼Today is the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, but in Australia this was renamed to “Harmony Day” under the Howard Government.
This change removed the focus from combating discrimination, and the barriers that prevent us from feeling safe, getting jobs, and building our futures.
It disguises how this country’s very foundations were built on white supremacy, from the genocide of First Nations people to the White Australia policy which blocked certain migrant communities from living here.
In the aftermath of Friday’s terror attack against the Muslim community, it’s time for politicians from all parties to commit to ending hate and ensuring equality for us all. ... See MoreSee Less