Crikey Worm

Mar 21, 2017

Crikey Worm: are we getting a brawl or compromise on 18C?

Good morning, early birds. It's all about section 18C of the Racial Discrimination Act today, and the FBI is investigating links between Donald Trump's campaign and Russia. It's the news you need to know, by Sally Whyte and Joseph Wilson.

Sally Whyte — Political reporter

Sally Whyte

Political reporter


Depending on which paper you read today, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull faces a "showdown" within his own party or he's "struck a compromise" on changes to the Racial Discrimination Act. Another report shows it could be irrelevant either way, with changes set to be blocked by the Senate crossbench.

So let's break it down.

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