It is a rare moment when one can cast an eye over the stands and witness hundreds of aghast faces after a crushing 6-0 home win. Gasps of horror in the crowd revealed a collective suspicion that a …
I wrote a feature article on the bittersweet pill swallowed by Melbourne Victory on Saturday
Always *seems* to be more people in attendance at @AAMIPark than the official attendance figures. I’ve never quite solved this enigmatic mystery. #MVCvNEW #aleague #LikeNoOther #mvfc #football #Melbourne
She took one calculated step to the right, and with a whip-like backlift, sunk her right boot into the ball and watched it curl gloriously into the upright, dipping perfectly and ricocheting off th…
Forgot to post this feature article I wrote recently about the return of Jessica Fishlock to Melbourne Victory
This place. It’s not bad, huh? @AAMIPark #Melbourne #football #aleague #mvfc #wherewebelong #LikeNoOther
From Level 3 at Docklands to Level 1 on Swan Street. #MVCvNEW #aleague #mvfc #football #Melbourne #LikeNoOther
#MVCvNEW #aleague #mvfc #football #Melbourne
#WLeague game was going so well today, 6-0 up…until Ash Brown went off on a stretcher on the day of her return, after 13 months…#football can be cruel. #mvfc #Melbourne #womeninsport
I came to the conclusion that as violence in this country was inevitable, it would be unrealistic to continue preaching peace and non-violence. This conclusion was not easily arrived at. It was only when all else had failed, when all channels of peaceful protest had been barred to us, that the decision was made to embark on violent forms of political struggle. I can only say that I felt morally obliged to do what I did.
During the lifetime of great revolutionaries, the oppressing classes constantly hounded them, received their theories with the most savage malice, the most furious hatred and the most unscrupulous campaigns of lies and slander. After their death, attempts are made to convert them into harmless icons, to canonize them, so to say, and to hallow their names to a certain extent for the “consolation” of the oppressed classes and with the object of duping the latter, while at the same time robbing the revolutionary theory of its substance, blunting its revolutionary edge and vulgarizing it.
Vladimir Lenin, The State and Revolution
Relevant every fucking day.