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Victorian Greens Slam Safe Schools Review

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Sam Hibbins MP
Member for Prahran
23 February 2016

Sam Hibbins MP, Victorian Greens LGBTI spokesperson has slammed the Turnbull Government's decision to review the safe schools program.

“The Turnbull government is giving in to the hateful campaign against the Safe Schools program"

“Safe schools is an essential program in combating homophobia and bullying in Victoria’s schools”

“Rather than stand firm against the inaccurate and hateful attacks from those opposing Safe Schools, the Turnbull government is giving comfort to the homophobic campaign and undermining the positive work Safe Schools does”

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Sam Hibbins MP
Member for Prahran
23 February 2016
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