But this commie is actually a member of the Conservative Party, if you can imagine such a thing!
Don't let that grandfatherly demeanor fool you; this man is a hard-core pinko. Hugh Segal has been pushing for a "guaranteed annual income" for all. That's right, not for working, just for being Canadian!
In Canada such heresy is still occasionally tolerated.
Perhaps that's because when you look at the big picture you realize that it's probably cheaper in the long run than the road we're travelling now.
It costs society a lot of money to keep poor people poor.