Was Sir John A. Macdonald a racist? — Cancel This
Why is Canada's first Prime Minister so controversial?
Scheer was opposed by protestors when he attempted to hold a rally that celebrated the accomplishments of John A. Macdonald.
Alberta Premier, Jason Kenney , says he would be happy to take the destroyed 125-year-old bronze statue of John A. Macdonald from the City of Montreal and install it on the grounds of the Alberta Legislature.
Up until Monday's press conference, Trudeau had failed to condemn the decapitation of the statue of Sir John A. MacDonald in Montreal by a mob of masked anti-colonial protestors.
Leader of the Conservative Party of Canada, Erin O'Toole, was quick to speak out against the beheading of the statue of Sir John A. Macdonald in Montreal's Place du Canada. Trudeau has yet to release a statement.