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A (very) brief guide to the Australian far right (December 2016 Edition)

In June 2015 I wrote A (very) brief guide to the Australian far right, a summary of most (but not all) of those groups and projects which I think could reasonably be placed in this category. Eighteen months later and … Continue reading

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antifa notes (december 2, 2016) : jewsagainstfascism ~versus~ One Nation Party

From The Department Of “And I Would Have Gotten Away With It Too, If It Weren’t For You Meddling Kids” … Local gym owner Avi Yemini’s invitation to One Nation Party senators Pauline Hanson and Malcolm Roberts to address a … Continue reading

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The SUWA Show (November 2016) : Jason Wilson on Trump/ism

Hola, On this month’s episode of Floating Anarchy (The SUWA Show, 5.30pm, Friday, November 25 on 3CR), Dr Cam and I yarn to Jason Wilson (The Guardian) about Presidente Trump. See also : How can the left respond to the … Continue reading

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Melbourne 1 /// Trump 0

Briefly: Upon the announcement of Donald Trump’s successful bid to become Presidente of the US of A, a local fanboy in Melbourne decided to dub himself ‘Supreme Leader President Donald Trump’ and to organise a public celebration. First aiming to … Continue reading

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#Melbourne : #BlockTheBill : Saturday NOV 19 /// No to #Trump : Sunday NOV 20

Dear me. Neo-Nazis, white supremacists, racists and fascists the world over have been emboldened by President-elect Trump and Australia is no exception. Local fascist thugs the True Blue Crew and United Patriots Front have organised a public celebration of Donald … Continue reading

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Viva Presidente Trump!

I thought I may as well throw up the stuff that’s caught my eye inre Presidente Trump here: • President Trump: Countdown to Apocalypse, b. traven, CrimethInc, November 9, 2016 • An American Tragedy, David Remnick, The New Yorker, November … Continue reading

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Butterflies & Unicorns Win “The Battle of Eltham”

Briefly: Around 70 or so people attended “The Battle Of Eltham” today, the great majority non-locals from Sydney (Party For Freedom), Bendigo and Melton (True Blue Crew). All The Usual Suspects were present: Sergio Redegalli; Nick Folkes (pictured above), Toby … Continue reading

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“The Battle of #Eltham” : #Fascists ~versus~ #Refugees : November 5, 2016

See also : 800 crimes against German refugee shelters so far this year, Middle East Eye, October 19, 2016: Crimes include arson, attacks using explosives and distribution of far-right propaganda. This Saturday, November 5, a small group of people from … Continue reading

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Phillip Galea : Y U No Like The Left?

Briefly, Phillip Galea appeared in court again today where, inter alia, police reaffirmed that he allegedly planned on doing harm to leftists. See : • Victorian extremist Phillip Galea planned to bomb leftwing premises, police say (AAP/The Guardian) • ‘Patriot’ … Continue reading

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antifa notes (october 10, 2016) : Soldiers of Odin Redux /// Eltham /// Hammerskins

See also : Who are the Soldiers of Odin?, Kieran’s Review, October 10, 2016 | An Anti-Muslim Vigilante Group Is Roaming The Melbourne CBD Pledging To “Keep Our Streets Safe”, Tom Clift, Junkee, October 10, 2016. 1) Soldiers Of Odin … Continue reading

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