Statement from Tom Mulcair on Paris terrorist attack

NDP Leader Thomas Mulcair made the following statement today in the wake of the mass shooting at the magazine Charlie Hebdo:


New Democrats are shocked, horrified and saddened by this terrible attack against democracy and freedom of the press. We stand with the world in condemning this senseless violence.‎ 


On behalf of all New Democrats, I extend our heartfelt condolences to the families of those killed, and to the people of France.


Freedom of speech is a fundamental and universal value. We will never be silenced by cowardly acts like these.  ‎