Left Politics, History and Culture

Huge support for wealth tax an opportunity for NDP

Activist and commentator Christo Aivalis breaks down the argument for taxing the rich
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Recent polling from both EKOS and Abacus has indicated the two thirds of Canadians support a wealth tax of 2% on all people with 50 million dollars of wealth and higher , support that crosses all age groups, regions, political parties, and political alignments.

On this episode of his popular Youtube show, academic and commentator Christo Aivalis (Canadian Historical Review, Canadian Dimension) explains why the Liberals and Conservatives will never implement such a system and why there is an opportunity for Jagmeet Singh to propose a bold tax plan popular with the vast majority of Canadians.

Subscribe on Youtube and support Christo's work at https://www.patreon.com/ChristoAivalis

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