Liberal ministers united against Tucker Carlson's remarks against Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and members of his government .
Mr. Boissonnault, who is also a Franco-Albertan federal deputy re-elected in 2021 in the constituency of Edmonton-Centre, also believes that through his remarks targeting Canadian political leaders, Tucker Carlson is trying to sow seeds in the country. seeds of division, in particular by anathema to people from the LGBTQ+ community, for example.
The Minister of Transport, Pablo Rodriguez, believes for his part that it is no longer a question of wondering whether the politics of the American extreme right are here, because they are [already] here. »
The Minister of the Environment, Steven Guilbeault, is one of the political figures targeted by Carlson. I was personally targeted, but this attack goes beyond me, he analyzes.
It is a manifestation of political violence against anyone in Canada who is engaged in politics, whether at the municipal, provincial or federal level.
A quote from Steven Guilbeault
Like his colleagueRandy Boissonnault, Mr. Guilbeault also emphasizes that we can have differences, without inciting violence against people who do not share the same same points of view.
Describing Tucker Carlson as a fallen TV host because he lied publicly, and especially as someone who is one of the people responsible for what happened visited Capitol Hill on January 6 , Mr. Guilbeault believes that sharing a stage with such a person who preaches a message of hatred in Canada is unacceptable.
Alberta New Democratic Party Leader Rachel Notley denounced Danielle Smith and urged her to disavow Tucker Carlson and his harmful rhetoric.
The Premier's actions unfortunately sent a discouraging message about our province to the rest of the world, she said.
At a time when many people, including investors, are calling Alberta their new home, Danielle Smith sat across from a man moments after he promoted of white supremacy and denigrating immigrants.
A quote from Rachel Notley, leader of the NDP
Danielle Smith's presence at the event was criticized in Ottawa, but the premier argued that her goal was to share Alberta's message with Americans, including the strengths of Alberta's energy sector.
< p class="StyledBodyHtmlParagraph-sc-48221190-4 hnvfyV">However, it is not certain that his message will be heard in the United States, because attention risks being focused on the controversy arising from Tucker Carlson's conference in Calgary.
The latter is known for having notably declared that immigrants were making his country poorer and dirtier.