Tag: Violence

“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?”

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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WTF?! Queensland cop receives no conviction for pulling gun & assaulting couple

A Queensland police officer has escaped a conviction despite being found guilty of assault and deprivation of liberty after he pulled a gun on a couple driving on an outback highway over claims they were speeding. Continue reading “WTF?! Queensland cop receives no conviction for pulling gun & assaulting couple”

“I’ll knock you out, bro” – police officers threaten Melbourne Muslim man before brawl at McDonald’s drive-through

A Facebook live stream has captured troubling vision of Victoria Police officers threatening to bash a young Muslim man at a suburban McDonald’s outlet in Melbourne, before swinging a punch at him and then capscisum-spraying his face while a number of officers were already piled on top of him. Continue reading ““I’ll knock you out, bro” – police officers threaten Melbourne Muslim man before brawl at McDonald’s drive-through”

COWARD ATTACK! Brother appeals for help over vicious baseball bat bashing on Central Coast

A young man has been forced to undergo emergency neurosurgery and a skull reconstructure after he was viciously set upon by a gang of teenagers wielding baseball bats on NSW’s Central Coast. Continue reading “COWARD ATTACK! Brother appeals for help over vicious baseball bat bashing on Central Coast”

OPINION: White fantasies return to haunt the sceptre of Europe

OPINION: The person behind the mass terror attack upon a Quebec mosque in Canada was a white Canadian-Quebecian university student named Alexandre Bissonnette. Continue reading “OPINION: White fantasies return to haunt the sceptre of Europe”

Ukrainian teen model stares down Turkish bus rapist to help convict him for 25 years

A teen Ukrainian model’s brave testimony has helped convict a vicious rapist bus driver in Turkey to 25 years in jail. Continue reading “Ukrainian teen model stares down Turkish bus rapist to help convict him for 25 years”