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Nova Scotia offers insight to Canadian left for 2015 | Oct 14 2014 | David Bush | Simply faulting the NDP without doing the work that will create the conditions for an organized left that can express a real alternative is an abdication of our responsibility.
Mansbridge takes money from... and other reasons we need a reporter on the Hill for the rest of us | Oct 8 2014 | rabble staff | Parliament is back in session, and we hope that we can count on you to help ensure that we have a top-notch team of independent and ethical journalists to really challenge Stephen Harper's agenda.
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One year in: Jerry Dias on Unifor's first year and its future | Oct 8 2014 | H.G. Watson | A year after Unifor's founding convention, Unifor President Jerry Dias reflects on the year, what Unifor can achieve for the workers it represents and the rest of Canada.
Canada's political parties struggle with Iraq war plan | Oct 2 2014 | Karl Nerenberg | Prime Minister Harper will announce an expanded military role for Canada in Iraq on Friday. Even some Conservatives have doubts about that, and it is politically tricky for both the NDP and Liberals.
NDP loses vote to make Parliament more relevant, but wins battle for public opinion | Oct 1 2014 | Karl Nerenberg | The Conservatives voted down an NDP motion that would have given the Speaker the authority to compel government MPs to stick to the subject in QP. NDP loss -- what about the impact on public opinion?
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New Brunswick election 2014: Green Party leader takes Fredericton riding, NDP leader resigns | Sep 23 2014 | Tracy Glynn | New Brunswick election results are in, and the Liberals have formed a majority government. But what were voters talking about and what issues were most important to them?
Olivia Chow speaks about transit in Toronto | Sep 16 2014 | Victoria Fenner | Olivia Chow speaks solo at a mayoral debate sponsored by the Ryerson Students' Union and TTCRiders: A Voice for Transit Riders.
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Dear NDP: Stop apologizing for war crimes and breaches of human rights | Aug 6 2014 | various | There seems to be little that actually distinguishes Mulcair's party line about the Israel-Gaza conflict from the position of the Harper government. Here is a list of what the NDP need to address.
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Mothers and children occupy NDP office to support Gazans | Aug 5 2014 | Miriam Katawazi | On Tuesday, a group of mothers and families occupied NDP MP Don Davies' Vancouver office to advocate for Palestinian children who have died as a result of Israel's actions in Gaza.
From anarchic punk rocker to federal MP: The politicization of Charlie Angus | Aug 4 2014 | Meg Borthwick | Meg Borthwick speaks with MP Charlie Angus for our Revolution 101 series about his activist work, past and present.
photo credit: Mohammed Saber/EPA
NDP youth speak out on Gaza: 'It's time to call a spade a spade' | Aug 1 2014 | New Democratic Youth of Canada | New Democratic Youth of Canada are demanding a fair approach be taken with the situation in Gaza and calling on government to uphold human rights and work to create lasting peace.
Twitter photo: Ben Powless
Activists occupy NDP office demanding end to silence on Gaza | Jul 31 2014 | Miriam Katawazi | "We don't expect this from the NDP, we expect better from them." Fifteen protesters are occupying NDP Foreign Affairs critic Paul Dewar's office in Ottawa demanding an end to the silence on Gaza.

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Conservative Cabinet to ratify Canada-China FIPA, with the Liberals cheering them on. Brachina said...  Biggest surprise about that vote is that there is still a Bloc ;p in
Federal NDP Candidates 2015 greyscale said... Former PEI NDP leader Herb Dickieson has announced he will seek a federal nomination in Egmont for...
The fall policy agenda at Queen's Park: What will be happening and is progressive change possible? Insider1 said... Two views of the Ontario budget - one by the OFL and one by the Globe and Mail. Which one do people...
Libby Davies silent in the mainstream media but not on social media terrytowel said... BTW This thread is in regards to her not being as outspoken as she used to be in the past, now that...
Former CCF leader & feminist Therese Casgrain Volunteer Award Renamed PM Award alan smithee said... Megalomaniac? Check. Empororer? Check. Asshole? Huge gaping one. in
Federal NDP staffers split with union that urged strategic voting in Ontario Pogo said... He talks about the last election being unusual because the Conservatives had an anti-union platform...
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What's the role of the federal NDP in Quebec if sovereignty remains a hot issue? DaveW said...  NDP must  take a stand but somehow retain its new 2011 voters, argues Globe writer : The...
No support for $14 Minimum Wage, resigning the NDP Gonzaga said... This could be clearer. Howbout "NDP won't support $14 minimum wage? I quit," or at least "resigning...

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