They claim to be against evil things such as racism. But these protestors – with their ready recourse to violence – seem to represent the evil and hatred they denounce:
Masked members of a splinter anti-fascism group have set Australian flags on fire and scuffled with police and media in the latest Melbourne rally between rival protest groups. However, police managed to keep the opposing groups separate at the protests today.
About two dozen people dressed in black and wearing masks still managed to interrupt an anti-Islam rally, setting flags alight and scuffling with news photographers.
In other news:
(I wonder how much ransom was paid to get them released.)