Fri Jul 30, 2004
a) Gay Tasmania
From worst to best: tackling homophobia in Tasmanian schools
This article appeared in the Spring 2004 edition of Refresh magazine.The rubber band theory of social change is pretty simple.
It says that if you push people too far in the direction of intolerance and oppression, eventually they’ll bounce back, not just to where they were, but to an entirely new level of understanding and openness.
There’s no better illustration than the Tasmanian school system.
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