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Re: I need to know....

Postby Booney » Thu Jan 10, 2019 1:10 pm

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Corona Man wrote:Living here, in the main, I believe the African gang violence is a media beat up. My 2 cents.


According to several friends (not known to each other and well-adjusted reasonable people) in Melbourne, it's definitely a problem.


Walk down Rundle Mall after 7pm on a Friday night.
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Re: I need to know....

Postby stampy » Thu Jan 10, 2019 1:12 pm

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Booney wrote:The issue they were protesting against was African gangs, whilst doing so they goose stepped and offered a sieg heil.

Other than racist, what word would you prefer the media use?



the idiots offering the nazi shit were not part of the rally btw

yes they were



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Re: I need to know....

Postby Booney » Thu Jan 10, 2019 1:14 pm

stampy wrote:
Booney wrote:The issue they were protesting against was African gangs, whilst doing so they goose stepped and offered a sieg heil.

Other than racist, what word would you prefer the media use?


the idiots offering the nazi shit were not part of the rally btw


Sure, they weren't part of the rally....

Anywho, what word should the media use?
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Re: I need to know....

Postby JK » Thu Jan 10, 2019 1:33 pm

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JK wrote:
Corona Man wrote:Living here, in the main, I believe the African gang violence is a media beat up. My 2 cents.


According to several friends (not known to each other and well-adjusted reasonable people) in Melbourne, it's definitely a problem.


Walk down Rundle Mall after 7pm on a Friday night.


OK, if you think that will help shed light on whether there's a prob in Melbourne or not ...
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Re: I need to know....

Postby HH3 » Thu Jan 10, 2019 1:34 pm

Some videos Ive seen are pretty f**ked up.

Dont care if you're black or white, if you hunt and rob people in packs, in broad daylight, in crowded areas, you have no respect for anything and should be in jail.
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Re: I need to know....

Postby Corona Man » Thu Jan 10, 2019 1:50 pm

JK wrote:
Corona Man wrote:Living here, in the main, I believe the African gang violence is a media beat up. My 2 cents.


According to several friends (not known to each other and well-adjusted reasonable people) in Melbourne, it's definitely a problem.

Fair enough. Without wanting to sound a bit snobby, it’s a Western Melbourne issue. Don’t see it so much on the Eastern side. The latest thing was at St Kilda... if your wandering around down there late at night, your not the full quid.
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Re: I need to know....

Postby amber_fluid » Thu Jan 10, 2019 2:05 pm

HH3 wrote:Some videos Ive seen are pretty f**ked up.

Dont care if you're black or white, if you hunt and rob people in packs, in broad daylight, in crowded areas, you have no respect for anything and should be in jail.


Yep agree and if it happens more than once which it has, it’s a problem.
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Re: I need to know....

Postby Booney » Thu Jan 10, 2019 2:43 pm

Corona Man wrote:
JK wrote:
Corona Man wrote:Living here, in the main, I believe the African gang violence is a media beat up. My 2 cents.


According to several friends (not known to each other and well-adjusted reasonable people) in Melbourne, it's definitely a problem.

Fair enough. Without wanting to sound a bit snobby, it’s a Western Melbourne issue. Don’t see it so much on the Eastern side. The latest thing was at St Kilda... if your wandering around down there late at night, your not the full quid.


It's an interesting comment.

People say "We should be able to walk around safely at night" and yes, we should, but we can't, we no longer live in a world where walking alone at night in certain areas can be deemed as safe. It's sad, it's mildly depressing but it's not all together untrue.
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Re: I need to know....

Postby HH3 » Thu Jan 10, 2019 2:44 pm

Booney wrote:
Corona Man wrote:
JK wrote:
Corona Man wrote:Living here, in the main, I believe the African gang violence is a media beat up. My 2 cents.


According to several friends (not known to each other and well-adjusted reasonable people) in Melbourne, it's definitely a problem.

Fair enough. Without wanting to sound a bit snobby, it’s a Western Melbourne issue. Don’t see it so much on the Eastern side. The latest thing was at St Kilda... if your wandering around down there late at night, your not the full quid.


It's an interesting comment.

People say "We should be able to walk around safely at night" and yes, we should, but we can't, we no longer live in a world where walking alone at night in certain areas can be deemed as safe. It's sad, it's mildly depressing but it's not all together untrue.


It sure is a problem.
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Re: I need to know....

Postby Booney » Thu Jan 10, 2019 2:45 pm

JK wrote:
Booney wrote:
JK wrote:
Corona Man wrote:Living here, in the main, I believe the African gang violence is a media beat up. My 2 cents.


According to several friends (not known to each other and well-adjusted reasonable people) in Melbourne, it's definitely a problem.


Walk down Rundle Mall after 7pm on a Friday night.


OK, if you think that will help shed light on whether there's a prob in Melbourne or not ...


I don't know what is happening in Melbourne,but what I have witnessed with my own eyes is groups, intimidating looking groups, of young African men congregating in Rundle Mall. If this is in anyway a reflection on what's happening in Melbourne then it might not be a media beat up*.
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Re: I need to know....

Postby Spangas » Thu Jan 10, 2019 3:30 pm

stampy wrote:why is it that when a politician or a member of the media question the behaviour of certain groups whether they be immigrants or not, why are they immediately called racist, nazi sympathisers etc etc yet the issue they are questioning is totally ignored and brushed under the carpet?

do our high ranking politicians think that by ignoring the problem that it will just go away, a sort of if we dont upset them they might be good and leave us alone mentality?

I just dont get it

It's the classic 'strawman' argument.
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Re: I need to know....

Postby Wedgie » Thu Jan 10, 2019 7:18 pm

Corona Man wrote:
JK wrote:
Corona Man wrote:Living here, in the main, I believe the African gang violence is a media beat up. My 2 cents.


According to several friends (not known to each other and well-adjusted reasonable people) in Melbourne, it's definitely a problem.

Fair enough. Without wanting to sound a bit snobby, it’s a Western Melbourne issue. Don’t see it so much on the Eastern side. The latest thing was at St Kilda... if your wandering around down there late at night, your not the full quid.

Glad I know that now, spent many a night at the Novatel in St Kilda walking to and from the Espy to see bands.
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Re: I need to know....

Postby Corona Man » Thu Jan 10, 2019 8:33 pm

Wedgie wrote:
Corona Man wrote:
JK wrote:
Corona Man wrote:Living here, in the main, I believe the African gang violence is a media beat up. My 2 cents.


According to several friends (not known to each other and well-adjusted reasonable people) in Melbourne, it's definitely a problem.

Fair enough. Without wanting to sound a bit snobby, it’s a Western Melbourne issue. Don’t see it so much on the Eastern side. The latest thing was at St Kilda... if your wandering around down there late at night, your not the full quid.

Glad I know that now, spent many a night at the Novatel in St Kilda walking to and from the Espy to see bands.

About a 200m stroll.
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Re: I need to know....

Postby Q. » Thu Jan 10, 2019 9:35 pm

stampy wrote:
woodublieve12 wrote:
stampy wrote:
Booney wrote:The issue they were protesting against was African gangs, whilst doing so they goose stepped and offered a sieg heil.

Other than racist, what word would you prefer the media use?



the idiots offering the nazi shit were not part of the rally btw

yes they were



no they werent
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Re: I need to know....

Postby Q. » Thu Jan 10, 2019 9:36 pm

JK wrote:
Corona Man wrote:Living here, in the main, I believe the African gang violence is a media beat up. My 2 cents.


According to several friends (not known to each other and well-adjusted reasonable people) in Melbourne, it's definitely a problem.
See, I have friends that live in Melbourne that say otherwise
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Re: I need to know....

Postby JK » Thu Jan 10, 2019 11:05 pm

Wedgie wrote:
Corona Man wrote:
JK wrote:
Corona Man wrote:Living here, in the main, I believe the African gang violence is a media beat up. My 2 cents.


According to several friends (not known to each other and well-adjusted reasonable people) in Melbourne, it's definitely a problem.

Fair enough. Without wanting to sound a bit snobby, it’s a Western Melbourne issue. Don’t see it so much on the Eastern side. The latest thing was at St Kilda... if your wandering around down there late at night, your not the full quid.

Glad I know that now, spent many a night at the Novatel in St Kilda walking to and from the Espy to see bands.


We were at Republica on the beach a few weeks back and the friends we were with gave us sone details of recent assaults.

As an aside this place had such a chilled Sunday beer garden vibe about it, awesome place, highly recommend (scenery 10/10).
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Re: I need to know....

Postby JK » Thu Jan 10, 2019 11:06 pm

Q. wrote:
JK wrote:
Corona Man wrote:Living here, in the main, I believe the African gang violence is a media beat up. My 2 cents.


According to several friends (not known to each other and well-adjusted reasonable people) in Melbourne, it's definitely a problem.
See, I have friends that live in Melbourne that say otherwise


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Re: I need to know....

Postby cracka » Fri Jan 11, 2019 8:49 am

If people consider outlaw bikie gangs to be a problem then they must agree that the Sudanese youths are a problem.
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Re: I need to know....

Postby Pseudo » Fri Jan 11, 2019 9:46 am

cracka wrote:If people consider outlaw bikie gangs to be a problem then they must agree that the Sudanese youths are a problem.

Especially if they're on bikes.
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Re: I need to know....

Postby Corona Man » Sat Jan 12, 2019 9:39 am

Indonesia is it safe to visit? Sounds like this will be added to our work territory. That means going up there. Anyone know?
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