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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 protestors are occupying NDP Foreign Affairs critic Paul Dewar's office in Ottawa demanding an end to the silence on Gaza.
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'The Right to Protect' and the loss of Parliament's moral compass | Jul 23 2014 | Jim Manly | The Conservatives have become more and more unbalanced in their support for extremist Israeli actions, and opposition parties, fearing a Zionist reaction, have also been thrown off balance.
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Political ideology is not a map, grid, graph or chart | Jul 18 2014 | Adam Riggio | When we think of political concepts as plots on a grid, we all lose. To truly understand someone's politics, more precise questions about their actual political and moral principles need to be asked.
Paul Manly and 'today's NDP' | Jul 3 2014 | J. Baglow | Paul Manly's candidacy in Nanaimo-Ladysmith was vetoed by top NDP brass. The backstory shows just how far the NDP has drifted from its former principles.
Video: NDP and the crisis of social democracy | Jul 1 2014 | Nadine MacKinnon Media | Founding rabble publisher Judy Rebick spoke on a panel The NDP and the crisis of social democracy.
A look at the federal political horse race | Jun 23 2014 | Karl Nerenberg | Polls put the Liberals ahead nationally, with the NDP in third place. Polls based in Quebec tell a very different story about the federal voting intentions of francophone Quebeckers.
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Kathleen Wynne brings an opportunity to do government differently | Jun 16 2014 | Murray Dobbin | Canadians have been sold a bill of goods about there "being no alternative" to small, mean, punitive and arrogant government. Kathleen Wynne has the opportunity to take a different path.
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Charge of the Policy-Light Brigade ended predictably for Andrea Horwath | Jun 13 2014 | Ish Theilheimer | Whether you liken Andrea Horwath's 2014 campaign to the Iraq invasion, Custer's Last Stand, or the Charge of the Policy-Light Brigade, it ended, predictably, in confusion and slaughter.
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How to beat Tim Hudak and defeat the right-wing agenda | Jun 11 2014 | Edward C. Corrigan | The 2014 Ontario election is so close! So, how do we defeat Hudak and his right-wing agenda?
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Provincial candidates commit to environmental assessment on Line 9 | Jun 11 2014 | Lana Goldberg | A coalition of grassroots groups have received confirmation from 67 provincial candidates in Ontario that, if elected, they would conduct an environmental assessment on the Line 9 pipeline.
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The problem with right-wing populism | Jun 6 2014 | Rick Salutin | Populism can be a good starting point for political action. What really matters is: where do you go then? The difference with right-wing populism is that it rejects the social route.
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Voting pro-social in the Ontario election | Jun 5 2014 | Alice Klein | If we leave behind the win-lose, ideological lens of left and right, we can wake up to the fact that most of us in the NDP and the Liberal party and the Greens are in the sharing and caring camp.

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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...
NDP policy suggestions felixr said... Free Trade with the European Union and other countries with comparable standards for democratic...
Selinger in Chris Christie-esque scandal - boots former cabinet minister from caucus ghoris said... 'I'm very, very disappointed' - Made a scapegoat, former minister alleges A FORMER cabinet...
Does anyone feel sorry for long-time party stalwart 90-year-old Joy Taylor? DaveW said... for me, the issue is: would this matter merit intervention if the complaint came from a 30-year-old...

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