Left-Wing Extremists Leave ‘Identitarian’ Populist Activist In Coma

Over 800 Identitarians demonstrated in Vienna and were met by left-wing extremists who attacked them, and police, leaving one man hospitalised in a coma. Over the weekend the hipster-right wing Identitarian youth movement held one of their largest demonstrations so far in the Austrian capital of Vienna. Die Presse reports that Saturday’s demonstration saw an estimated 800 to 1,000 members of the movement carry banners and wave flags as they marched toward the Westbahnhof train station to protest mass migration, Islamic terrorism and Islamisation. The train station has significance as being the main transit hub for migrants who made their way across Austria toward Germany last year. The demonstrators were met by around 600 left extremists as they walked toward the Burggasse underground station. The left-wing ‘anti-fascists’, or Antifa, proceeded to attack the hipster right wingers with fireworks, large rocks and other projectiles. Police reacted to the left-wing violence with pepper spray and tear gas in order to stop the attacks against the Identitarians and themselves. At least two members of the Identitarian group were injured by the counter protesters. One, known as Max, was hit in the head by a large rock and immediately rushed to hospital. Doctors were forced to induce an