Australian politician Pauline Hanson sparked controversy over her remarks on George Floyd–the suspected fraudster who was killed by police after an officer knelt on his neck for nine minutes–calling the deceased Minneapolis man “criminal and a dangerous thug.”

Last weekend, tens of thousands of people demonstrated in Australia for Black Lives Matter following the in-custody killing of Floyd, according to The Daily Mail.

On Wednesday, Hanson, The One Nation Leader, addressed the Australia Senate to condemn the man who sparked international protests–and riots.

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