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March in March

[Warning: Dear reader, the following article contains profanity. ed]

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“Fuck off Abbott, throw away the key, we won’t stop until we free the refugees” chant the Socialist Alliance. They are a couple of meters in front of me. I wonder how people can chant like that, it feels kind of mind numbing to me. Of course, it’s in the spirit of March in March.

There’s something special about events like this; where people actually come together in solidarity. Where they chose not to believe that other people don’t give a fuck. Where people come together to acknowledge what actually matters.  Where a full half of George Street gets shut down by a column of dissent that stretches as far as the eye can see.

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