Category: FEATURES & OPINION

“I USED TO BE IN A GANG!”: When is a gang not a gang?

With mainstream media and the Federal Government leading a racist moral panic about ‘African gangs’ apparently tormenting wide sections of Australian society, True Crime News Weekly correspondent Gary Johnston shares his experiences of growing up with youth gangs on the mean streets of Glasgow and wonders why some groups of young men ‘become’ gangs. Continue reading ““I USED TO BE IN A GANG!”: When is a gang not a gang?”

JUSTICE FOR SALE! The Real Costs of Going to Jail

The Victorian Government has announced it will spend $345 million over three years on almost 500 new cells to deal with the state’s overcrowded jail system and increasing prison population. True Crime News Weekly correspondent Gary Johnston wonders whether throwing hundreds of millions of dollars into a failed system is a wise move. Continue reading “JUSTICE FOR SALE! The Real Costs of Going to Jail”

ACHTUNG! SIEG HEIL! Santa celebrates with kids & swastikas at “Fourth Reich” Christmas party in Australia

EXCLUSIVE: If he was making a list, he perhaps did not check it twice to see who has been naughty or nice after shocking photos reveal Santa Claus was the star attraction at a childrens’ Christmas party for a controversial Australian outlaw motorcycle gang which celebrates Nazi symbols and counts a “notorious paedophile” as a former member. Continue reading “ACHTUNG! SIEG HEIL! Santa celebrates with kids & swastikas at “Fourth Reich” Christmas party in Australia”

MILO SHAKEN BUT NOT STIRRED! Why Hate Incitement is Australia’s Easiest Gig

British-American blogger and far-right figure, Milo Yiannopoulos, is being feted by large sections of Australia’s media and even federal MPs this week but violent clashes have taken place during his speaking tour of the country as alt-right followers jostled with left-wing protestors with police in the midst of it all.

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“DISQUALIFIED”! SameSame & SX Magazine owner Mark Anthony banned by ASIC as queer media implodes with crimes & cover-ups

EXCLUSIVE INVESTIGATION – PART SIX: His nationwide media company is in ruins. Broken into pieces much like the so-called “antique vase” apparently belonging to his mother that was smashed upon his front door by a poverty-stricken and fed-up employee. Likewise, his reputation is shattered. His media group forcibly placed into administration and liquidation, with employees, suppliers, creditors, and the Tax Office thought to be owed more than $1 million. His glossy magazines full of display ads and once-popular websites too, all gone. Kaput. Nada. Can no longer be read, can no longer be seen. Continue reading ““DISQUALIFIED”! SameSame & SX Magazine owner Mark Anthony banned by ASIC as queer media implodes with crimes & cover-ups”

EXCLUSIVE! CROOK SPEAKS! “I deny all the allegations”: Alleged ‘Greens rapist’ threatens “legal action” over “hurtful” rape claims

EXCLUSIVE: The young, privileged, well-connected man at the centre of a long-running alleged sexual assault and rape cover-up by both the NSW Greens party and state police has broken his months-long silence and is now threatening to take “legal action” against his alleged victims and others. Continue reading “EXCLUSIVE! CROOK SPEAKS! “I deny all the allegations”: Alleged ‘Greens rapist’ threatens “legal action” over “hurtful” rape claims”

EXCLUSIVE: Greens likened to Catholic Church as star incoming senator Jordon Steele-John accused of “persistent” sexual harassment

EXCLUSIVE: The Greens party are in turmoil and crisis with allegations that its senior party leadership has engaged in a cover-up “like the Catholic Church” for more than one year over its new incoming ‘star’ federal senator, Jordon Steele-John, who has been accused of being a serial sexual harasser. Continue reading “EXCLUSIVE: Greens likened to Catholic Church as star incoming senator Jordon Steele-John accused of “persistent” sexual harassment”