[–] vastrightwing 0 points 11 points (+11|-0) ago 

Correct. Once organizers start paying police, the ransom will simply go up.

[–] PaulNeriAustralia [S] 0 points 7 points (+7|-0) ago  (edited ago)

Vic Police might regret their fee-for-service position in that the Public might decide to go the whole hog and privatise the Police Force. Bring in the mercenaries!

[–] Cat-hax 0 points 5 points (+5|-0) ago 

The event coordinator is talking sense, they will be ignored. Every violent protester should of been arrested and fined along with their sympathizers.

[–] matthew-- 0 points 0 points (+0|-0) ago 

This.

[–] johnmclean 0 points 2 points (+2|-0) ago 

This is a disgrace.