Anti-racism protest is being planned in #Perth tonight against controversial alt-right commentator Lauren Southern, an obnoxious racist and Islamophobe

AN anti-racism protest is being planned in Perth tonight against controversial alt-right commentator Lauren Southern, who is on an Australian speaking tour.

Protesters and police clashed in violent scenes outside Ms Southern’s Melbourne event on Friday, while WA police are urging Perth anti-fascist activists to protest peacefully.“Police are aware of the planned event,” a spokes-woman said. “Members of the community have the right to protest peacefully and lawfully, however, should any breaches of the law be identified police will respond.”Ms Southern, 23, pictured, is a Canadian YouTuber and right-wing provocateur.

She’s touring Australia with fellow far-right commentator Stefan Molyneux, with tickets to their Perth event at a secret location selling for up to $750 each.In a Facebook post, the group United Against Bigotry and Racism said it would protest at the Perth event and called for anti-racists to join them.“Lauren . She is ‘best’ known for her involvement in attempts to obstruct search-and-rescue boats trying to help shipwrecked migrants in the Mediterranean,” its post reads.

Source: WA cops ready for race-hate rally against alt-right commentator Lauren Southern | PerthNow