Young Liberals

Building A Ship To Catch The Liberal Wave On Campuses

Jonathan Scott | Posted 03.08.2017 | Canada Politics
Jonathan Scott

We decided early on that, while we would of course ensure we had messaging towards youth across the country, and support young campaigners in constituencies nationwide, our focus had to be tailored to where we could be most effective. We decided to focus our efforts organizing constituencies with campuses.

Canada's Battle Against Extremism Should Involve More Aid Instead of Bombs

Toufic Adlouni | Posted 06.01.2015 | Canada Politics
Toufic Adlouni

Bombing only marginally degrades a group like the Un-Islamic State, who take their strategies from the Hezbollah and Hamas playbook: make equipment highly mobile, and positioning them deep underground or among residential areas. To put it bluntly, fighting ISIL is less effective than tackling the humanitarian crisis from which much extremism originates.

First Pot, Now Prostitution

CP | Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.16.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - First it was pot; now it's prostitution.Liberals broke new ground at their last national policy convention, becoming the first federal party ...

Why This Pre-Teen Gives A Damn About B.C.'s Election

CP | Rebekah Funk, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.20.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - While many 12-year-olds may be watching YouTube, texting friends or reading celebrity gossip magazines, British Columbia pre-teen Jennifer...

Step Aside, Grandpa, You're Ruining the Party

Zach Paikin | Posted 07.07.2012 | Canada
Zach Paikin

Many members of the elder generation have the unmitigated gall -- or better put, the chutzpah -- to tell those of my generation that they're "too young" to run for positions of political leadership, even though my generation seeks to clean up the mess that they made -- a mess that will affect my generation but not theirs.

Mulcair Clears The Air On Pot

CBC | Posted 06.20.2012 | Canada Politics

The New Democratic Party is trying to clear the air on leader Tom Mulcair's position on pot after the Young Liberals, hoping to score with younger Can...

Young Liberals Aim To Reshape Party

CBC | Posted 03.13.2012 | Canada Politics

Liberal youth are looking to influence the future of their party as it rebuilds and will be trying to make their mark at this weekend's convention. ...

Too Young To Run? Not Me.

Zach Paikin | Posted 03.13.2012 | Canada Politics
Zach Paikin

Young Liberals are among the best equipped to modernize the party to achieve our goals -- after all, in the era of the 140-character tweet defining a party's message, who knows best how to master the hardware needed to win elections besides young people? .