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Alberta is ready for Premier Rachel Notley | May 6 2015 | Duncan Cameron | NDP Alberta election material headlined: "Rachel is ready." Now the verdict is clear: Alberta was ready for Rachel Notley to head an NDP majority government.
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Pinch me! Am I dreaming? Canada's 'most conservative' province elects an NDP majority | May 6 2015 | David J. Climenhaga | Last Sunday, Rachel Notley urged Albertans not to repeat history, but to make it. Last night they proved they were up to that challenge and elected her NDP to a majority.
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For Rachel Notley the hard part starts now | May 6 2015 | Karl Nerenberg | Rachel Notley will no doubt be mindful of what happened to the Bob Rae NDP government in Ontario five years after it won a majority victory. But Notley may have assets Rae lacked.
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Who are the new New Democrats in Alberta? | May 6 2015 | Read short biographies of the newly elected New Democrats.
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Howard Epstein on the rise and fall of Nova Scotia's NDP | May 5 2015 | Stephen Kimber | In his new book, "Rise Again: Nova Scotia's NDP on the Rocks," former NDP MLA Howard Epstein offers his assessment on the fortunes of Darrell Dexter's New Democrats in Nova Scotia.
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Five reasons Alberta might actually form an NDP government | May 4 2015 | James Wilt | There's plenty of examples of how the governing PCs have potentially sabotaged their chances to win. But there are just as many valid reasons why the NDP should win.
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A coalition may be our best chance at democracy | May 1 2015 | Murray Dobbin | Recent polls have already seen the NDP draining support from the Liberals and show growing support for a coalition to supplant the Conservatives. The two results may well be connected.
Bill C-51: Week of Education is over. Now what? Here is how to stay tuned in | Apr 24 2015 | Maya Bhullar | In Toronto, join the May Day Rally and March, May 1, Yonge Dundas Sq, 4PM
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Opposition objections to 'anti-terror' bill go far beyond lack of oversight | Feb 26 2015 | Karl Nerenberg | Much of the media has tended to reduce the opposition critique of Bill C-51 to one thing: the need for better oversight. But all opposition parties, including the Liberals, share many other concerns.
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NDP resists Harper's 'anti-terror' bill. Liberals denounce it, but will vote for it! | Feb 19 2015 | Karl Nerenberg | The NDP's Mulcair says the overly broad wording of Bill C-51 threatens the right of peaceful protest and dissent. The Liberals' Trudeau agrees, but his party will vote for C-51 anyway.
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Which will the NDP put first: Party or country? | Feb 9 2015 | Murray Dobbin | It is obvious to all progressive Canadians that if either the Liberals or the Conservatives win a majority the country is in deep trouble. How can the NDP distinguish itself in election 2015?
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Newfoundland NDP leadership up for grabs as election looms | Jan 22 2015 | Cory Collins | Newfoundland NDP leader Lorraine Michael is stepping down. Who will the new N.L. NDP leader be for the federal election this year?

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