Dead Mates – Lest We Forget

Dead Mates Going to war on a hot summer’s day, To battle on the shore of Gallipoli’s bay. Battling the enemy they’re feeling fine, When the enemy thinks they’ve crossed the line. The enemy’s blow is like a fist of metal, The dreaded pain like a stinging nettle. The mates you’ve made while coming here, … [Read the full story]

Public beating for a ‘prick with knife’

It is becoming increasingly common to hear about a stabbing, or a glassing by a teenager or a ‘young person’ in Australia’s night-life, east and west alike. So, in a way, it was no surprise to hear that a teenager was stabbed in the back at a Fremantle nightclub, Metropolis, on Saturday night. I mean…stabbed … [Read the full story]

Operation Unite to tackle boozy Australia

Australia’s boozy culture is the reason for most street crime, the NSW Police Commissioner said. Police launched Operation Unite on Friday night as part of a nationwide crackdown on alcohol abuse and violence-only to encounter a horror weekend. Despite thousands of extra officers being deployed in known trouble spot on Friday and Saturday nights, a … [Read the full story]