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Zach Ruiter

A reasoned and sensitive discussion of Israel and Palestine within the NDP could be a model for left-wing parties the world over – that would be a glorious thing Read more

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Stuart Lowe; courtesy of Sistema

Doug Ford's government rescinded $500,000 in funding to after-school music program Sistema Toronto, and artists like Brendan Canning and Amy Millan have thoughts about it. Read more

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Cheol Joon Baek

He’s stylish, has all the political tools and is the first person of colour to lead a federal party in Canada, so why is Jagmeet Singh’s win ­threatening to split the NDP? Read more

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Harman Dulay

There’s a disconnect between the luxury he’s cloaked in and his place as leader of Canada’s party for the working class Read more

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Harman Dulay

The newly minted NDP leader talks race, religion, pipelines and why fashion is a necessity Read more

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Cheol Joon Baek

Singh says he plans to tour the country to build party support but the pressure will be on new NDP leader to find a riding to run in and take a seat in the House ahead of the 2019 election Read more

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Samuel Engelking

Outgoing NDP MPP tells NOW why she’s returning to her true love – and supporting Niki Ashton for federal leader Read more

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Kevin Ritchie

The five-term Northern Ontario MP becomes second candidate to join race to replace Tom Mulcair during campaign kickoff at the Horsehoe Sunday Read more

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How a skilled journalist got a dose of reality on the campaign trail Read more

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Party's preoccupation with the trivial is like the political edition of Groundhog Day Read more

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Michelle da Silva

Long-time NDP MPP Cheri DiNovo quits Parkdale seat and announces her "unofficial" run for the federal leadership while calling out federal party for attacks on rank and file who dumped Mulcair Read more

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Michelle da Silva

The long-time NDP MPP for Parkdale-High Park has tossed her hat in the ring – but refuses to pay the entry fee Read more

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Initial reaction among party's youth wing to leadership question suggests federal NDP leader has his work cut out for him at Edmonton convention Read more

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His rhetoric has shifted left, but will the NDP leader articulate a vision ambitious enough for a grassroots eager to make Naomi Klein and Avi Lewis's manifesto official party policy at its weekend convention? Read more

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Ethan Eisenberg

NDP leader takes "full responsibility" for election loss in open letter to party faithful, but were lapses and cautiousness really the problems that impeded the campaign or was it the vision itself? Read more

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Michelle da Silva

The Toronto MPP says party problems are not Thomas Mulcair’s fault alone Read more

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The MPP for Parkdale-High Park calls for the NDP leader's resignation, then goes away for two weeks Read more

Think Free: The NOW Toronto blog

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Jonathan Goldsbie

The NDP having been swept away by the Liberals, Olivia Chow vows to start over Read more

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In a downtown riding that symbolizes the NDP-Liberal divide, Adam Vaughan and Olivia Chow are like fighting parents forcing us to choose sides Read more

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The Liberal candidate hoped to turn the discussion away from his record as police chief. At that, he failed miserably. Read more

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