“I know lots of Muslims, and 99 percent are typical Aussies, and I don’t think they should be blamed for the one percent.”
Considering Hanson’s xenophobic stance on Muslims is arguably the cornerstone of her politics, Aly validly asked whether this pitted Smith against other One Nation voters. Smith then went on to confirm that he “strongly” supports the thought that Australian immigration should be reduced to 70,000 people.
“We need to stop expanding our population,” Smith said.
He also confirmed that he’s never actually met
Satan Hanson, and that he does not support all of her values, saying “I just happen to agree with this policy that you can’t have perpetual growth.”
— #TheProjectTV (@theprojecttv) December 6, 2016
Source: The Project / Channel 10.