Tom Mulcair

Althia Raj

NDP Grassroots Itching To Go Left

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 04.07.2016 | Canada Politics

Several policy issues will be up for debate at the convention.

Althia Raj

The Questions New Democrats Face Are Bigger Than Mulcair

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 04.15.2016 | Canada Politics

Some say the NDP needs its own Bernie Sanders.

Althia Raj

It's Time To Dump Mulcair, NDP Youth Wing Says

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 04.06.2016 | Canada Politics

The group is calling for "generational renewal."

After Spectacular Failure, NDP Needs A Leader Who Can Inspire

Peggy Nash | Posted 04.06.2016 | Canada Politics
Peggy Nash

The most important thing is for the NDP to not limp along and slip into irrelevance, but to boldly rebuild. Canada needs the NDP. But it needs an NDP that is both inspiring and competent, visionary and responsible, principled and practical. The many dedicated NDP activists need to know what happens now. Where is the NDP headed and how do they fit in to the big picture? What are the concrete plans to rebuild? Which brings me to the leadership question. The Leader too has to share the blame and Tom Mulcair has acknowledged this.

Mulcair Hints At Magic Number He Needs To Stay On

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.05.2016 | Canada Politics

And he's confident he'll get there.

Push For NDP To Embrace Leap Manifesto Intensifies

CP | Kristy Kirkup, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.04.2016 | Canada Politics

Nearly two dozen NDP riding associations are urging the party to embrace the manifesto's plan.

Money Didn't Guarantee Votes In The 2015 Election: Analysis

CP | Jordan Press and Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.03.2016 | Canada Politics

But not spending enough to at least stay competitive was an almost certain path to defeat.

NDP Failed To Prepare For Campaign Challenges: Report

CP | Kristy Kirkup, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.31.2016 | Canada Politics

The NDP is now the third party in the House of Commons, holding 44 seats — down from 95 seats in the previous parliament.

Mulcair Gets Support From Union Leaders Ahead Of Leadership Vote

CP | Kristy Kirkup, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.30.2017 | Canada Politics

It's all part of a broader campaign by supporters from across the country to help Mulcair stay on as NDP leader.

Mulcair Invigorated Ahead Of NDP Leadership Vote

CP | Kristy Kirkup, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.14.2017 | Canada Politics

"It's something where you have to look deep inside."

Mulcair 'Not A Good Salesperson' For NDP: Riding President

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 02.29.2016 | Canada Politics

"I’m not saying he’s bad for the party..."

Trudeau Should Apologize To Aboriginal Groups: Mulcair

CP | Kristy Kirkup, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.01.2017 | Canada Politics

The NDP leader has called out the PM for a "slight."

The Niqab 'Hurt Us Terribly' During Election: Mulcair

CBC | CBC News | Posted 02.13.2017 | Canada Politics

"There were shortcomings in that campaign, and of course I take full responsibility for it."

'Unacceptable' That Liberals May Not Increase CBC Budget: Mulcair

CP | Nicole Thompson, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.31.2017 | Canada Politics

The government promised to raise the CBC's budget by $150 million.

Althia Raj

NDP Members Vent Frustrations On 'Bad Campaign'

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 01.23.2016 | Canada Politics

A defeated MP says he isn't sure if Mulcair should stay on as leader.

Mulcair Gives Example Of Where NDP Fell Short In 2015

CP | Kristy Kirkup, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.19.2017 | Canada Politics

What was going on behind the scenes?

Mulcair Says He Is Taking Nothing For Granted

CP | Kristy Kirkup, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.20.2016 | Canada Politics

The party is preparing for a caucus retreat in Montebello, Que., this week.

Mulcair Pays 'Space Oddity' Tribute To Bowie

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 01.11.2016 | Canada Politics

"The stars indeed look very different today."

Mulcair Needs To Go, Says High-Profile Ontario MPP

The Huffington Post Canada | Ryan Maloney | Posted 01.06.2016 | Canada Politics

Cheri DiNovo is publicly urging the NDP leader to call it quits.

Top 5 Political Newsmakers Of 2015

CBC | Posted 12.29.2016 | Canada Politics

It should come as no surprise to any political observer that the biggest news story of 2015 was the federal election.

5 Challenges For Thomas Mulcair In 2016

CP | Kristy Kirkup, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.28.2016 | Canada Politics

Mulcair says he is still committed to leading the NDP despite a devastating election outcome.

Paris Climate Deal Makes History: Environment Minister

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.12.2016 | Canada Politics

Hard work at home comes next, Catherine McKenna wrote on Twitter.

NDP Director To Become Rachel Notley's Deputy Chief Of Staff

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.27.2016 | Canada Alberta

McGrath has known Notley for two decades.

Mulcair Urges Liberals To Include Lone Syrian Men

The Huffington Post Canada | Ryan Maloney | Posted 11.24.2015 | Canada Politics

"The politics of fear and division appear to be resurfacing."

Justin Trudeau Is No Rock Star

David Martin | Posted 11.19.2016 | Canada Politics
David Martin

To attribute Justin Trudeau's ascendancy to a rock star phenomenon such as his father Pierre Trudeau experienced back in 1968 is to misread current Canadian politics. What happened, in fact, was less a cult of personality than a national plebiscite on the rule of the much-hated incumbent, Stephen Harper.