NDP

Rob Macdonald explainer

The NPA's fundraising campaign manager, developer Rob Macdonald, has been essential to the party's financial success this election. Here's a backgrounder on Macdonald and his role in civic affairs.

Increase taxes for the rich, NDP leadership contender says

NDP leadership frontrunner Brian Topp has broken politcal taboo and publically announced his desire to stick heaftier taxes on Canada's rich. Finance Minister Jim Flaherty brushed off the "dreamy"...

An indivisible Quebec and Canada

If the federal NDP expects to form the next government, it needs to clarify its position on Quebec sovereignty.  The clarity act provides some guidance but leaves a lot of loopholes, such as the...

Commons OKs three more months in Libya

"We'll be there till the end," says MacKay. "We need a different mandate," says the NDP.

NDP MP joins call to bar Cheney from Canada

Immigration critic Don Davies says former US vice-president authorized torture, and that violates Canadian law.

Tzeporah Berman gives pointers to young would-be environmental activists

At the 2009 Copenhagen Climate Conference, activist Tzeporah Berman met with a downcast Canadian Youth Delegation. Harper’s government had punched far above its weight to ensure a meaningless...

Can the workers’ party be environmentalist?

Leading up to the Ontario Provincial Election, Environmentalist are abandoning the NDP. Is this a blip or a trend with national implications?

Premier finally decides: No fall election

After much hinting and waffling, Clark says she'll govern 'til 2013.

Support for New Democrats surges in wake of Layton's death: Poll

In BC, party is six points ahead of Tories. But it's not clear if the sentimental bounce will last.

CN Tower to glow NDP orange for Layton's funeral in Toronto on Saturday

Social media campaign pushed for a salute to late leader using landmark tower.