Tag: Len Hain
Schools defend right to expel gays | Sydney Morning Herald
Schools defend right to expel gays | Sydney Morning Herald.
Not all religious education authorities were opposed to removing the exemptions, though.
”While Jewish schools jealously guard against any incursion into our ability to teach the Jewish religion in a manner consistent with its tenets, and consider those tenets and that ability fundamental to our existence,” said Len Hain, executive director of the Australian Council of Jewish Schools, ”we do not see any practical limitation, or the imposition of any practical burden on that ability from the amendments deleting the specific exclusions to the Anti-Discrimination Act.”