Harper has been losing friends for a decade - now he's losing his base - 2014-11-16
Among moguls, that's code for a guy who doesn't know what to do anymore — but likes the job a lot. And yes, this is the same Conrad Black who founded the National Post to advance the fortunes of the Conservative party.
John Ralston Saul thinks Mussolini would have admired the way Stephen Harper does business. Ralston Saul is one of the country's great public intellectuals, a man at the very centre of the cultural establishment.