Mel Hurtig is an author, businessman, political activist, and publisher. Among his many services and accompishments he published the first, and only, Canadian Encyclopaedia, founded the Council of Canadians, and ran as leader of the upstart National Party of Canada. Some of his book titles include: ‘The Betrayal of Canada,’ ‘A New and Better Canada,’ Pay the Rent or Feed the Kids,’ ‘At the Twilight in the Country,’ ‘the Vanishing Country,’ and his latest, ‘The Truth about Canada: Some Important, Some Astonishing, and Some Truly Appalling Things All Canadians Should Know About Our Country.’ Mel Hurtig in the second half.
And; Janine Bandcroft will join us at the bottom of the hour to bring us up to speed with all that’s good going on in and around the south island in the coming week. But first, Jason Leopold and meeting America’s prospective new bosses.