Left-leaning royals alienate their own subjects

May 8, 2014

According to News and Views from Norway:

The outspoken deputy leader of the Progress Party (Fremskrittspartiet, FrP), Per Sandberg…claimed the royal couple was too left-leaning.

“The royal couple is on the left of Norwegian politics, especially on environmental, climate, immigration and some questions of values,” Sandberg continued. “I note that Haakon and Mette-Marit act aggressively in public in these relationships.” He referred to a trip the crown princess took to India in 2012, after a gay couple who were friends of Mette-Marit could not get visas in time to collect their twin children born by surrogacy, which is illegal in Norway.

To read the entire article in News and Views from Norway, please click here.

His Royal Highness Crown Prince Haakon of Norway

His Royal Highness Crown Prince Haakon of Norway

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