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Is the future Green? Adriane Carr thinks so

2011 Vancouver Civic Election: Representing the newest party on Vancouver City Council, Adriane Carr culminated 30 years of vying for office with a surprise win on Saturday.

Financial insecurity, salmon, and God top Canadian headlines

 Canadians are feeling the impact of worldwide financial volatility.  Occupy protesters move out of Halifax's city hall, while in Vancouver, they remain, to the consternation of Police...

Political watchers say it could take years to rebuild NDP in Saskatchewan

REGINA - An election has decimated the NDP in the province where the party was born and political watchers say it could take years to rebuild. Saskatchewan New Democrats captured 32 per cent of the...

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?