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NDP leadership candidates will face big challenges in 2017 | Jan 6 2017 | Karl Nerenberg | Soon a number of aspirants will officially announce their candidacies for the NDP leadership. They will face an uphill battle to garner public attention and render their party a viable alternative.
Rachel Notley
Rachel Notley's demand for a pipeline quid pro quo demonstrates the steely side of Alberta's premier | Oct 4 2016 | David J. Climenhaga | Premier Rachel Notley sees the fight for a pipeline as an existential necessity for her government, and for Alberta's economy and place in Canada. Prime Minister Trudeau needs to be listening.
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Leadership race offers chance for NDP to remember what it stands for | Sep 12 2016 | Nora Loreto | Changing course of the federal NDP is critical, and now is the perfect time to do it.
Rachel Notley
News you may have missed: Pollster says Alberta NDP could win an election held tomorrow! | Aug 25 2016 | David J. Climenhaga | A poll last week put the NDP in the lead in Alberta. Total words devoted to the development by mainstream media: 32.
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Cheri DiNovo: NDP needs to focus on principles it was founded on | Jul 19 2016 | Cory Collins | In part two of our talk with Cheri DiNovo, hear what she has to say about Trudeaumania, unions, poverty, Israel and making the banks pay.
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Cheri DiNovo: Centrist politics have earned NDP 'loss after loss after loss' | Jul 15 2016 | Cory Collins | Bernie Sanders. Jeremy Corbyn. Cheri DiNovo? Get acquainted with the woman who wants to bring socialism back to the NDP.
Six ways to support the work of Black Lives Matter across Canada this week | Jul 10 2016 | Allies and community, let's keep the momentum going!
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DiNovo's 'unofficial' NDP leadership bid is rad and everything, but what are we supposed to do with it? | Jun 8 2016 | Ian Borsuk | Cheri DiNovo's principled stand on money and politics is inspiring and her leadership bid enticing -- but it puts her supporters in a rather confusing position.
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NDP inhibits internal democracy with steep leadership race entry fee | May 17 2016 | Michael Laxer | Wondering if the NDP leadership race may open up the possibility of a radical moment or shift within the party? That just got a whole lot less likely!
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In the fight between Rachel Notley and the federal NDP, no one wins. | May 10 2016 | Gerry Caplan | Least of all Canadians.
Thomas Mulcair at the 2016 NDP Convention in Edmonton
The NDP must be prepared to offend labour if it's ever going to win elections | May 9 2016 | Rafe Mair | Sooner or later the NDP must choose: Do nothing, remain pure and lose; or take positive steps, get a little dirt on you and win.
Notley government navigates a profound crisis with grace and empathy | May 7 2016 | David J. Climenhaga | Rachel Notley's government seems to have found its feet at last, and in a dark, difficult moment. The challenge for the province's conservatives is not getting any easier.

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