Imagine a political party so far left they call austerity - the concept of government watching pennies and spending only when it needs to - a “fossilized form of thinking” that has become a “threat to all life on Earth”.
Imagine a political party that wanted to end military spending altogether, or turn the inefficient post office into a government run bank, getting traction in Canada.
That party would be too far left even for the far left Canadian mainstream media to take seriously.
Except, those wacky plans are from the Leap Manifesto and other resolutions that have been embraced by the NDP.
My guest tonight is running on those crazy ideas and more in his political campaign to win the NDP nomination for Banff-Kananaskis highlighting their best worst ideas, and the NDP are his biggest resistance.
The problem lies in the fact that he’s a long time conservative activist and business owner from Southern Alberta who’s using the NDP's own language to expose just how insane they really are.
Cory Morgan joins me to talk about his tongue-in-cheek political campaign and the outbreak of violent crime plaguing Alberta's rural communities.