EDITORIAL: Graffiti vandals must be idiotic

Vandals wrote 'slaves till the grave' in red paint at Goolburri Aboriginal Health Advancement. Photo Contributed
Vandals wrote 'slaves till the grave' in red paint at Goolburri Aboriginal Health Advancement. Photo Contributed Contributed

TWO separate graffiti attacks in Toowoomba must make people wonder just what sorts of fools are wandering our streets.

One certainly was racially motivated.

The other targeted a city businessman.

Both are uncalled for.

Graffiti is a mindless and destructive display of those operating with less than an appropriate number of brain cells.

Despite what these morons have tried to imply, Toowoomba is not a racist community.

The response from residents after the mosque was targeted by firebugs is evidence of that.

Toowoomba has embraced its multicultural make-up - as it should.

However, there will always be idiots and vandals who think graffiti is a way to express themselves.

They are wrong and need to face the full force of the legal system when they are apprehended.


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