Thank you for your interest in the 2013 Youth Forum!
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We’ll be discussing issues that matter to youth, including underemployment, employment education costs and the transition from school to work. We hope you'll bring your own ideas about the issues that matter to you to the table too! The event is free and includes lunch, dynamic speakers, and the opportunity to engage with youth from around Ottawa on these important issues.
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Quebec. The NDP membership's primary concern is that the party hold its 58 Quebec seats in the next election: this determined the outcome of the leadership campaign that began officially September 15, 2011, and ended March 24. Party members sensed that Thomas Mulcair understands Quebec, could appeal to Quebecers, and believed he was the best choice to lead the party into the next election.
I see Peggy Nash has picked up two very nice new endorsements from BC MLAs Shane Simpson and Spencer Chandra Herbert.
Simpson: “I’ve been following all candidates closely and I am confident Peggy is the one who can most effectively ramp up our party’s momentum to 2015.”
Chandra Herbert: “Peggy is a fierce fighter when she needs to be, and a consensus builder when that’s required to get a job done.”
Yesterday, rabble.ca's online discussion forum, babble, hosted MP and NDP leadership candidate Paul Dewar for an interactive interview in which Paul answered your questions on his leadership bid. Here is an abridged and edited version of that interview. Read the complete interview on babble here and join the ongoing discussion.
NDP leadership candidate Paul Dewar will be on babble to answer your questions on February 27th, 8pm EST, 5pm PST. Babblers were asked a while back to submit questions about his candidacy and his vision for Canada. You can find that thread here.
Please feel free to add more questions in this thread, give your approval of previous questions, and variously discuss Paul's upcoming appearance.