Moderate and well informed speaker Milo Yiannopoulos lecture has been marred by left wing thugs trying to disrupt and cause the meeting to be cancelled. 米洛冠军言论自由, 基督教的价值观和docial正义平台.
Violent clashes erupted outside an event hosting controversial British alt-right commentator Milo Yiannopoulos in Kensington on Monday night.
关于 150 hard left and right protesters gathered in front of the Melbourne Pavilion on Racecourse Road and Stubbs Road, 他们面对并用棍棒打.
Riot police then stormed the protest and used pepper spray to subdue the crowd, which included members of left-wing group Campaign Against Racism and Fascism and right-wing groups Reclaim Australia and The Freedom Party.
Yiannopoulos has called feminism a cancer and Islam a form of AIDS.
Leftist protesters held placards stating ‘F*** off Nazi scum’ and chanted “哎米洛下地狱” 和 “没有纳粹以后再”.
The polarising figure, who was been dubbed both a dangerous provocateur and a hero of free speech, was to address his two sold-out Troll Academy Tour shows in Melbourne later in the evening.
It’s understood he’s appearing as a guest of Penthouse 杂志.
Yiannopoulos, 33, has repeatedly made headlines for his alternative right views on minorities.
“我巨魔的目的, 更高的道德目的，如果你喜欢,” said Yiannopoulos , 其新闻稿称他为 “世界上最有争议的人” 和谁超过有争议的巡讲大学校园纠纷特点.
“It’s a sort of trolling for Jesus … 通过调侃露出虚伪和双重标准和专制的一种方式。”
他已售出超过 10,000 全国机票.
今年早些时候, the US-based commentator resigned from Breitbart News after he appeared to suggest it was ok for older men to sleep with teenage boys.
Yiannopoulos was also banned from Twitter in 2016 after he made a series of racist tweets about African-American Ghostbusters 明星莱斯利·琼斯.
The protesters vowed to follow Yiannopoulos around the country, 誓要 “团结战斗的权利”.