Jack Layton dead
The NDP and Jack Layton's family are facing scrutiny over the period following the late-leader's death. The NDP is returning
Go for power all you want, but Canadian citizens are smart enough to discern the difference between power and public service and Jack Layton had turned that into an art form.
My support of the NDP reflects my sentiment for what I grew up with: a pro-democratic movement that began in 1980 and managed to topple communism in 1989. I come from the country that had its own Jack, complete with defiant moustache and charisma.
"To young Canadians..." reads Jack Layton's deathbed letter. I find it difficult to imagine any other politician addressing
The crowd that gathered in downtown Toronto for NDP Leader Jack Layton's funeral this Saturday was nothing short of vast
Last night I dreamt of Jack Layton. We talked about the messy, unpredictable vulnerability of all these human bodies we walk around in. And that surely, fair and equitable access to care for these bodies is essential to a just, humane and democratic society.
Few politicians could garner an impromptu memorial quite like Jack Layton has. His death has spurred gestures across the
More and more, Canadian politics are about personality and who is the face of the party. I worry about the NDP now that such a strong and sharply defined leader is gone.
It's no surprise that Toronto's Nathan Phillips Square and City Hall became a focal point for those wanting to remember Jack
Nearly 7,000 people lined up for hours on Parliament Hill Wednesday under dark clouds and light rain to pay their respect