For those curious how 's elxn hopes fell apart, this long-form tell-all by veteran NDP insider Eric Cline is required reading: The NDP smeared & excommunicated its own MP, Erin Weir, at the behest of serial accuser
"The story of how he was smeared and excommunicated by his own political party presents a stunning indictment of political cowardice in the age of #MeToo. And what happened to him could happen to virtually anyone who runs for office."
"As for the claims that Weir was a ‘close talker,’ when did we decide to excommunicate members of society for behavioral tics lampooned on Seinfeld?"