Alexa Mcdonough

Silence On Abdirahman Abdi's Death Shows Lack Of Accountability

Monia Mazigh | Posted 07.28.2016 | Canada Politics
Monia Mazigh

Police accountability has never been a strength on the federal, provincial and local levels. We are still lacking independent civil and independent bodies that would investigate the actions of law enforcement when such tragic incidents happen.

Former NDP Leader Has Breast Cancer

CP | Michael Tutton, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.03.2013 | Canada Politics

HALIFAX - Former NDP Leader Alexa McDonough says she feels blessed that a routine, annual mammogram detected her breast cancer four months ago.The wom...

NDP Elders Seek To Soften Socialist Stance

CP | Jennifer Ditchburn, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.03.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - NDP brass are taking a second shot at jettisoning some of the socialist baggage that many — including party leader Tom Mulcair — feel mig...

Peggy Nash Gets Big Leadership Endorsement

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics

HALIFAX - Former federal NDP leader Alexa McDonough is endorsing Peggy Nash for the party's leadership.McDonough says the Toronto MP has the skills an...

Althia Raj

N.S. MP Robert Chisholm To Enter NDP Leadership Race | Althia Raj | Posted 12.27.2011 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA — Nova Scotia MP Robert Chisholm will add his name to the list of NDP leadership contenders on Sunday. Chisholm, the MP for Dartmouth—Co...

NDP Leadership: For Once Let's Act Like the Party of Winners

David Berlin | Posted 11.14.2011 | Canada
David Berlin

While canvassing I asked one community resident, "Why do people in this building hate the NDP?" He replied, "I will tell you something. I am a loser... And I don't want to be friends with losers... I want to be part of a winning team... Do you understand that? I want to be a winner."