Amir Khadir, a left wing member of the National Assembly of Quebec from Solidaire party, described the British monarchy as a “parasitic system that was inherited from ancient times.” “A nation worthy of the 21st Century has no need for a monarchy or people with a bloodline,” he stressed.
Khadir also drew an analogy between the visit by Prince William and his bride Kate, and tours by “circus” performers, rejecting claims by the Quebec government that their visit could boost tourism in the region.
“If this is a tourist attraction, I would at least appreciate it if the stakeholders involved knew that we are bringing them here kind of like we do with circus tours,” the Canadian politician said.
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