“It’s so heavy to bear,” she told SBS News.
“Unless we have these conversations…we’re not going anywhere.
Former Socceroo Craig Foster is among those featured in the Australian Human Rights Commission’s new anti-racism campaign. Source: Provided / Australian Human Rights Commission
Racism. The It Stops With Me campaign features several ambassadors – including Ms Lamb, former Socceroo Craig Foster and cross-cultural consultant Tasneem Chopra – in a community service announcement, where they are asked about their experiences of discrimination and abuse. inequality.
“By uniting against racism, we can then build a more just, equitable, equal and safe society for all of us.”
“If racism is about well-being, and if by being racist we compromise each other’s well-being, then we have to stop it,” Ms Chopra said.
“If this campaign helps to ensure that those who may not be aware of the racism they are committing, or if they see it, know how to respond, but even more so if they understand the impacts of what it looks like , and therefore changes in behavior, so that’s a good thing.”