CBC Radio And The Creep Of White Supremacy
Opinion
CBC Radio And The Creep Of White Supremacy
Soft-focus treatment of candidate Renata Ford is final proof that the far-right People's Party has already been normalized

Mary Wiens, a reporter for CBC’s Metro Morning, the premier morning radio broadcast in Canada’s biggest city, shadows a candidate running to represent a west Toronto riding in the House of Commons.

Trailing a low-budget campaign for a long-shot party, listeners are taken along for the ride as the candidate knocks on doors, talks to residents, and struggles to assemble lawn signs (those darn metal frames are tricky to get into the poster board).

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