The real populist question
Do we have a politician in this country who can take on the role of populist champion and thus exploit for political gain any resentment that might be percolating in our Dominion? Certainly some are trying to go that route.
The most blatant populist wannabe, of course, is Conservative leadership candidate Kellie Leitch, whose campaign strategy can be described as a continuous diatribe against the 'elites,' writes Gerry Nicholls.
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