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More than 80,000 people call for Proud Boys founder Gavin McInnes to be denied visa to tout ‘extremist’ views in Australia – Politics – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Ms Nyuon is flanked by supporters, including Labor MPs. She's holding a notebook, and the Parliament House flagpole is behind.

Come to Australia it’s easy money and Murdoch Media will actively promote you as political opinion dressed as entertainment deserving of free police protection. The more the protest thegreater the gate returns which you don’t have to pay.(ODT)

A petition with 81,000 signatures calling on the Immigration Minister to ban the American founder of far-right “men’s organisation” the Proud Boys from Australia has been delivered to Parliament House in Canberra.
Key points:

The Proud Boys are listed as an extremist organisation by the FBI
Their founder is touring Australia along with the UK’s Tommy Robinson
The petition’s organiser says the Proud Boys have a “clear record” of inciting violence

Gavin McInnes and UK activist Tommy Robinson are due to bring their The Deplorables speaking tour to Australia in February.

The Proud Boys were founded by Mr McInnes in 2016, and describe themselves as “a pro-Western fraternal organisation for men who refuse to apologise for creating the modern world; aka Western Chauvinists”.

via More than 80,000 people call for Proud Boys founder Gavin McInnes to be denied visa to tout ‘extremist’ views in Australia – Politics – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)