Tag: hard right

  • Hard right Liberal club meeting disbanded following security concerns

    Hard right Liberal club meeting disbanded following security concerns

    An attempt to create a Conservative Club on February 7 was marred when the Inaugural General Meeting (IGM) was dissolved by UNSW security following occupational health and safety concerns, with members of both the “soft” right and “hard” right-aligned factions of the Liberal Party levelling accusations of club stacking against each other. These events bear…

  • Anti-Immigration Party to March Against Refugee Welcome Rally

    Anti-Immigration Party to March Against Refugee Welcome Rally

    An event organisers say is aimed at ‘cultivating a culture of welcome’ on immigration and asylum seeker issues is being targeted by the hard-right nationalist Australian Protectionist Party (APP). Organised by Nicholas Folkes and Darin Hodges, both senate candidates for the APP at the 2010 Federal election, the “Torpedo Gillard’s Boat Policy” event will be…

  • Liberal Club AGM Controversy Continues

    The UNSW Liberal Club AGM descended into a mob last night with candidates not affiliated with the “hard” right denied speaking and voting rights. With a crowd of over 250 in the Wurth Room, many were excluded entrance. The meeting ended with security forcibly removing attendees from the building.