Peter Julian

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

Listen to the second episode of our nnew podcast, Follow-Up!

NDP Needs A Leader Who Supports Workers. Peter Julian Isn't It

Doug O'Halloran | Posted 03.17.2017 | Canada Politics
Doug O'Halloran

The NDP needs a leader who is rational and has an abundance of common sense and knowledge about what they are talking about. We need a leader that everyday workers can believe in. This person is not Peter Julian.

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.

NDP Leadership Race Gets 1st Official Candidate

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.12.2017 | Canada Politics

Peter Julian says "regular folks'' need to be the government's priority, not the rich and well-connected.

Angus Inches Closer To NDP Leadership Run

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2017 | Canada Politics

He's in the "second phase."

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.

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

NDP House Leader Quits To Explore Leadership Bid

The Huffington Post Canada | Ryan Maloney | Posted 10.19.2016 | Canada Politics

"There was a commitment to real change and we haven't seen that real change."

Trudeau's Not 'Scary,' NDP MPs Say

The Huffington Post Canada | Ryan Maloney | Posted 06.22.2016 | Canada Politics

Where are all the leadership candidates?

Opposition Accuses Liberals Of 'Unprecedented' Power Grab

The Huffington Post Canada | Ryan Maloney | Posted 05.19.2016 | Canada Politics

"We’re living in a democracy not a dictatorship," said Peter Julian.

Mulcair Says Caucus Wants Him To Stay For Now

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.14.2017 | Canada Politics

A replacement might be 2 years away.

NDP MPs Meet For The First Time Since Election Defeat

CP | Kristy Kirkup, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.04.2016 | Canada Politics

The new caucus, made up of just 44 members, includes 16 rookies.

NDP Vows To Repeal Tories' Voting Laws

CP | Tamsyn Burgmann, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.02.2015 | Canada Politics

BURNABY, B.C. — Saying they want to boost turnout in future federal elections, the New Democrats are promising new powers for Elections Canada and t...

Althia Raj

NDP's Motion Urging Review Of MPs Expenses Comes Too Late

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 06.12.2015 | Canada Politics

“Nothing was stopping any party from putting forward a motion well before now, and yet they didn't.”

Harper Ignores Call To Revoke Torture Directives

CP | Jim Bronskill, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.08.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The official Opposition pointed to a new U.S. report that discredits torture in renewing a call for the Conservative government to rescind it...

NDP Stalls Committees In Protest, Grit MP Calls Party 'Lazy'

CP | Jennifer Ditchburn, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.30.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Several House of Commons committees have not sat since June, and others only a handful of times, after the NDP threw up a procedural roadbloc...

Tories Defeat NDP Motion For Question Period Reform

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.30.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - An NDP motion aimed at compelling on-point answers during question period in the House of Commons has gone down to defeat.After initially ind...

Tories Thwart NDP Bid To Improve Question Period

CP | Stephanie Levitz, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.29.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Last week's controversial series of non-sequitur government answers prompted a renewed Opposition bid for parliamentary reform Monday — a m...

Secretive Probe Of NDP Satellite Offices Delayed

CP | Terry Pedwell, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.21.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - A panel that oversees spending by MPs put off a decision Tuesday on whether the NDP improperly stationed parliamentary staff in party offices...