Jack Layton

Sep 2, 2011

NDP should take its time with leadership race

Gerry Caplan
For some incomprehensible reason, there's apparently a move within some quarters of the New Democratic Party to organize a short, swift leadership contest with the vote coming in January.
Aug 30, 2011

NDP leadership: What next?

rabble staff
Discussion -- open to all -- about who could fill the void left in the NDP by the loss of leader Jack Layton.
Aug 30, 2011

Stephen Lewis's eulogy for Jack Layton

Stephen Lewis
The full text of the moving eulogy given on Aug. 27 at Jack Layton's funeral by the former Canadian diplomat to his close friend and comrade.
Aug 30, 2011

Tar sands go to Washington, but will Perry?

I Read The News Today, Oh Boy!
The U.S. media has finally realized that the tar sands are a story, oil-loving Texan Rick Perry keeps going for the strange and a few words about Jack Layton.
Aug 29, 2011

Jack Layton and the politics of anger

Bruce Livesey
There is nothing wrong about being optimistic and hopeful, of course. Yet I contend we are in a time when we need to see people on the left express more anger and less willingness to compromise.
Aug 28, 2011
Photo: ocad123/Flickr

In mourning, a call to action

Meagan Perry
In the words of Rev. Brent Hawkes, who led Jack Layton's funeral service, 'the torch has been passed.' Canadians need to carry the movement for social justice onward.
Aug 29, 2011

Photos: Continuing Jack's legacy

Jesse McLaren
More than 10,000 people united to honour the life of Jack Layton. The chalk messages and mass gathering show a determination to continue Jack's legacy.


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