Politicians should be real

Politicians should stand by their personal convictions, even if that means swimming against the tide of 'expert' opinion.

NDP Leader Tom Mulcair is a socialist who tried to woo voters in the last election by sounding like anything but a socialist, writes Gerry Nicholls, and maybe that’s why Canadian voters who craved something more exciting gravitated to a politician who offered 'real change' like Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau. The Hill Times photographs by Jake Wright


PUBLISHED : Monday, Oct. 31, 2016 12:00 AM

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