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Greens Senator for Tasmania Nick McKim says words of condemnation for Pauline Hanson’s repugnant comments about Port Arthur are not enough.

 

“One Nation is a threat to community harmony, and Australia’s safe and tolerant society,” Senator McKim said.

 

“Ms Hanson’s comments about the Port Arthur massacre represent a new low.”

 

“They are an affront to every Tasmanian, particularly those of us who remember the horrors and trauma of that incident.”

 

“But words of condemnation are not enough – they must be backed up by actions.”

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Pauline Hanson should apologise to Tasmanians

Nick McKim 16 Jan 2017

Pauline Hanson must personally apologise to Tasmanians for endorsing a candidate who believes the Port Arthur massacre was a fabrication, Australian Greens Senator for Tasmania Nick McKim says.

"Senator Hanson owes the people of Tasmania an apology for the reprehensible post that appeared on a One Nation candidate's website," Senator McKim said.

"These comments are breathtaking in their insensitivity and risk unneccesarily causing further trauma to people who have already suffered too much."

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