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Sat Aug 21, 2021, 08:57 AM

Anti-lockdown protesters clash with police in Melbourne

Source: ABC Australia

Police say 218 people were arrested and six officers were hospitalised after today's violent anti-lockdown protests in Melbourne.

A Victoria Police spokesperson said more than 4,000 people attended the protest.

Thousands of demonstrators were seen breaking police lines near Parliament House in Spring Street, where the demonstration started.

Violence erupted as mostly unmasked demonstrators moved through the CBD towards Flinders Street station, letting off flares and chanting slogans.

Read more: https://www.abc.net.au/news/2021-08-21/anti-covid-lockdown-protesters-clash-with-police-in-melbourne/100396458

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Reply Anti-lockdown protesters clash with police in Melbourne (Original post)
SouthBayDem Aug 21 OP
pwb Aug 21 #1
MrsCheaplaugh Aug 22 #5
MLAA Aug 21 #2
madaboutharry Aug 21 #3
scipan Aug 22 #4
ck4829 Aug 23 #6

Response to SouthBayDem (Original post)

Sat Aug 21, 2021, 09:06 AM

1. Vlad has a long reach.

The little twerp.

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Response to pwb (Reply #1)

Sun Aug 22, 2021, 10:46 PM

5. True

Really, lockdowns or mask mandates aren't the point of these "demonstrations." These nitwits are Putin's dupes, there only to cause chaos.

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Response to SouthBayDem (Original post)

Sat Aug 21, 2021, 09:18 AM

2. Apparently the organization Stupidity without Borders is alive and well (sarcasm)

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Response to MLAA (Reply #2)

Sat Aug 21, 2021, 09:43 AM

3. That is a good name for it.

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Response to SouthBayDem (Original post)

Sun Aug 22, 2021, 10:37 AM

4. Proud Boys there too

Among the crowd were several men wearing the uniform of far-right extremist group The Proud Boys.

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Response to SouthBayDem (Original post)

Mon Aug 23, 2021, 07:48 AM

6. K&R

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