Last week the Liberal Party, and particularly its leader, opted out of debate.
Following the inquiry into the racial discrimination act, there was no attempt to explain the case and to argue for the abolition of 18C and the human rights commission. In fact, some ministers argued that free speech was not a significant issue!
How on earth do they expect to make improvements to social policies if they cannot discuss issues for fear of offending someone?
Following the FWC recommendation on Sunday penalty rates, the Prime Minister said he supported the independence of the commission but fai...