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Karl Nerenberg | NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh is calling on the federal government to take steps to eventually abolish for-profit long-term care -- and while they're at it, rebuild domestic vaccine production capacity.
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Karl Nerenberg | NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh has suggested the government list the far-right group Proud Boys as a terrorist entity. Both the Liberal and Conservative leaders agree that it's a good idea. But is it?
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Jagmeet Singh at climate strike in Victoria, B.C., Sept. 29, 2019.Image: Jagmeet Singh/Facebook
Robert Hackett | With one single pro-climate act, Singh could show a firm commitment to a fundamental plank in the NDP's platform -- to end subsidies to fossil fuels.
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Ontario NDP leader Andrea Horwath. Photo: Ontario NDP/Flickr
Rick Salutin | Forget the past. What youth are most serious about is the present, in which they're starting to drown. Urgency may be the socialism of today.
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Murray Rankin speaks at 2013 NDP convention in Montreal. Photo: Foreen/Wikimedia Commons
Bill Blaikie | A reference to the NDP having removed "socialism" from the preamble to its constitution at the 2013 NDP convention has had surprising longevity -- given that it is not true.
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Nanaimo-Ladysmith riding residents take part in anti-pipeline action. Photo: Leadnow Canada/Flickr
Duncan Cameron | The five-party race in Nanaimo-Ladysmith should provide an interesting test of each party's ability to gain maximum advantage over its adversaries.
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NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh at the Ontario Federation of Labour Convention in 2017. Photo: OFL Communications Department/Wikimedia Commons
Duncan Cameron | The Liberals are in a tight race with the Conservatives. For Trudeau to prevail and form a second consecutive majority government, the NDP must lose seats to Liberals.
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NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh. Photo: Wayne Polk/Flickr
Brent Patterson | With the NDP losing incumbents, down in fundraising, and its polling looking bleak, will it have the courage to turn to the example of Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour Party in the U.K.?
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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau participates in a town hall in Saskatoon. Photo: Adam Scotti/PMO
Duncan Cameron | After three years of weak performance in government, Team Trudeau can be thankful the opposition parties are even weaker.
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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau takes part in a swearing-in ceremony of new Ministers at Rideau Hall. Photo: Adam Scotti/PMO
Duncan Cameron | Canadians look to the federal government for leadership. What they have been getting instead from the Liberal government is stewardship.
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Karl Nerenberg | The NDP leader spoke to reporters on Wednesday and said he is against political violence, without qualification. He also affirmed that he supports peoples' rights to self-determination.
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NDP leader Jagmeet Singh during a meet and greet in Nanaimo earlier in March. Photo: Jagmeet Singh/Twitter
Karl Nerenberg | In a series of media interviews the NDP leader finally condemned the mastermind of the Air India bombing. But he refused to categorically condemn violence in support of the Sikh cause.