From an episode of Read the RoomPresented by Osman Faruqi and Jim Malo


Read the Room: The fight against online racism

After witnessing the recent online racism directed at Freemantle footballer Michael Frederik, sports journalist and proud Yankunytjatjara and Wirangu woman, Shelley Ware, had enough. Together with Professor of Law at Monash University, Dr Kate Seear, she penned an open letter to the Commonwealth Attorney-General to update Australia's outdated laws on online abuse. Ware joins Read the Room's Osman Faruqi and guest presenter Jim Malo, to discuss the issue of online safety for vulnerable users.

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Listen to Read the Room: The fight against online racism09:327 September 2020