Harper foes, take heart. The NDP rank-and-file made good on the party's Opposition promise at last weekend's leadership convention.
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As the dust settles on the NDP leadership race, this may be an instructive "teachable moment" to examine some dimensions of the campaign and what messages it sends to the NDP.
My objective at the NDP convention? To get a sense of just how much the party was willing to move towards collaboration with others, so that the voices of Canadians could be properly represented.
Quebec. The NDP membership's primary concern is that the party hold its 58 Quebec seats in the next election: this determined the outcome of the leadership campaign.
The new leader of the NDP is Thomas Mulcair. So where is he going to take the progressive party?
At times of significant political change, it always helps to wait a while before reaching ultimate conclusions. So it is with the election of Thomas Mulcair as the new leader of the NDP.
There will be lots of soul searching and head scratching going on this week about what happened with the NDP leadership race. Two things shocked me about this race and its final two days.
Cat Reporter infiltrates the NDP Leadership Convention and discovers the Cat Truth!
In this edition of the Krellant Evening News, Cat Reporter infiltrates the NDP Leadership Convention and discovers the Cat Truth about the coming socialist insurrection!
This time, the choice of leader is not just important for the New Democratic Party. It is of vital importance to all Canadians living under the majority rule of Stephen Harper.