Posts Tagged ‘NDP’

Jack Layton: A true Canadian

Sunset in Kamloops, BC, Stock photo from by emmysdaddy

Remembering the leader’s life     It has been nearly two weeks since Jack Layton passed away from cancer at the young age of 61, robbing Canada of arguably its most dynamic politician. The shock of his sudden passing is beginning to wear off but his memory still burns strong, allowing one to look back…

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NDP will conduct financial consultations

CFS says government is stalling Torey Ellis, Staff Contributor   Another study of Nova Scotian student finances is just a stalling mechanism, says the Canadian Federation of Students. “Students have already made their voices clear,” says Elise Graham, a NSCAD student and chairperson for CFS–Nova Scotia. “We feel like the NDP is stalling.” The provincial…

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Megan Leslie says you count

New Democrat MP Megan Leslie is using her time off from the House of Commons to re-connect with her riding this week. On Feb. 9, Leslie talked to a group of 30 students and community members about youth involvement in politics. The Dalhousie Political Science Society hosted the event. According to a Statistics Canada report,…

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