Charlie Angus

CIBC Faces Boycott Calls Over Outsourcing To India

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 04.07.2017 | Canada Business

But there is a "high probability" most employees will find new positions at the bank.

NDP Leadership Candidates Slam Liberals On Pot, Youth Unemployment

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.26.2017 | Canada Politics

Contenders faced off in their second debate.

How Will NDP Leadership Candidates Approach Foreign Policy Debates?

Yves Engler | Posted 03.20.2017 | Canada Politics
Yves Engler

Is the NDP establishment scared to have party members discuss Canada's international posture? At the party's first leadership debate last weekend there wasn't a single foreign policy question despite a host of contentious recent party positions on international affairs.

Althia Raj

Union Veteran Says NDP Must Go Left, Inches Closer To Leadership Bid

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 03.28.2017 | Canada Politics

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Candidates Invoke Layton, Not Mulcair, During 1st NDP Debate

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.12.2017 | Canada Politics

Guy Caron, Charlie Angus, Niki Ashton and Peter Julian jovially sparred on the issues.

NDP Base Is Crying Out For Principled Left Leadership

Sid Ryan | Posted 03.10.2017 | Canada Politics
Sid Ryan

The NDP is seen to be the one with the toughest hill to climb. The party faithful believes that the NDP lost ground because it allowed itself to be outmanoeuvred by the Liberal Party -- on the left. The leadership contest is an opportunity to see which of the candidates are seriously listening to the expressed desire of the rank and file to move the party to the left.

5 Ways NDP Leadership Hopefuls Can Spark Some Dang Excitement

CP | Kristy Kirkup, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.28.2017 | Canada Politics

Liberals were in third place, not so long ago.

Charlie Angus Announces NDP Leadership Bid

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.26.2017 | Canada Politics

There are now two official candidates.

Charlie Angus Invites Supporters To Get Involved In 'Wild Ride'

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.28.2017 | Canada

Only one MP has entered the NDP's leadership race so far.

Mosque Shooting A Wake-Up Call For Canadians: NDP MP

The Huffington Post Canada | Ryan Maloney | Posted 01.30.2017 | Canada Politics

"We need to build community at this time."

Angus Inches Closer To NDP Leadership Run

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2017 | Canada Politics

He's in the "second phase."

Jessica Chin

Solution To Indigenous Youth Suicide Crisis 'Not Rocket Science': Angus

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Chin | Posted 01.18.2017 | Canada Politics

The NDP MP said these tragic deaths are preventable.

Feds Send Rape Kits To Ontario Reserves Amid Pressure

CP | Kristy Kirkup, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.07.2017 | Canada Politics

"Until we start to put the resources there ... the story of murdered and missing is going to go on and on.''

Althia Raj

How The NDP Race Will Feel Like 'Canadian Idol' In 2017

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 01.04.2017 | Canada Politics

NDP national director thinks party will be energized in 2017.

Tories, NDP Look Forward To New Leaders, Challenges For PM In 2017

CP | Joanna Smith | Posted 12.16.2016 | Canada Politics

The new year will bring a clearer sense of direction in both substance and style as preparations begin in earnest for the next election cycle.

Canadians Will Rise Above 'Politics Of Fear' In Trump Era: Angus

The Huffington Post Canada | Ryan Maloney | Posted 11.29.2016 | Canada Politics

He has issued a call to action.

Reserves Desperately Need Mental Health Funding: Frontline Workers

CP | Sheryl Ubelacker, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.27.2016 | Canada

Mental health services are "at best probably minimal and at worst non-existent."

Charlie Angus Could Be The Bernie Sanders Of Canada

James Di Fiore | Posted 11.24.2016 | Canada Politics
James Di Fiore

The reason why a candidate like Angus is so interesting is because the new conventional wisdom is that there is no conventional wisdom anymore. A self-described socialist almost won the nomination for president of the United States, and probably would have won if the party he ran under did not work tirelessly against him. So the prospect of a true left-leaning politician inspiring voters from various sub-political persuasions no longer seems so far fetched.

NDP Caucus Chair Steps Down To Explore Leadership Bid

CP | By Kristy Kirkup, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.23.2016 | Canada Politics

Charlie Angus is an outspoken advocate for indigenous communities, including Attawapiskat First Nation

First Nations Infrastructure Funding A 'Drop In The Bucket': Philpott

CP | Kristy Kirkup, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.16.2016 | Canada Politics

The federal government invested $270 million in the last budget for health facility infrastructure.

Isolation Conceals Abuse, Incest In Indigenous Communities: Chief

CP | Kristy Kirkup, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.13.2016 | Canada

Bellegarde is pleading with chiefs to confront the problem head-on.

Charlie Angus: Don't Blame Real Working Class Heroes For Trump's Win

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 11.10.2016 | Canada Politics

The NDP MP also took a swipe at Conservative leadership contender Kellie Leitch.

MPs Unanimously Back NDP Motion On First Nations Child Welfare

CP | Kristy Kirkup, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.01.2016 | Canada Politics

Passed by vote of 302-0.

First Nations Child Welfare Money Isn't 'Confetti': NDP MP

The Huffington Post Canada | Ryan Maloney | Posted 10.28.2016 | Canada Politics

“The ball is in your court, Justin Trudeau."

Liberals Announce Countrywide Talks On First Nation Child Welfare

CP | Kristy Kirkup, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.27.2016 | Canada Politics

The government plans to overhaul the current system.