Posts Tagged "New Democrats"

Remembering Jack

I’m back home from the candlelight vigil at the Vancouver Art Gallery for Jack Layton. The steps and grounds were overflowing with more than 1,000 people. Many brought orange flowers and there were even some cans and a bottle of…

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Day 3: Solidarity with CAW + CUPW

Honoured our Life Members at BCGEU 2011 Convention. I chaired part of the convention. We welcomed and cheered Libby Davies MP who brought greetings and a strong message about supporting workers’ rights from New Democrat Leader Jack Layton. The NDP is…

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Voting on Earth Day

April 22 is Earth Day. It’s also the start of advance polling for the federal election. Disparate events? At first glance it may appear so, but in fact your vote is determining our role as caretakers of our earth. You…

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Adrian Dix elected as BC NDP Leader

Adrian Dix was elected as the BC NDP Leader at the BC NDP Leadership Assembly  which took place at the Vancouver Convention Centre on Sunday, April 17.
Cheers errupted when the third ballot results were announced.
Dix addressed the crowd and committed…

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Leadership and Ethics not Liberal Scandal and Corruption

I was and still am outraged that Liberal John Les is refusing to step down while under police investigation.
His duties were passed to John Van Dongen who has now admitted that his driver’s license has been taken away because of…

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Survive and Thrive with the New Democrats

We’re in the middle of an economic crisis.
Gordon Campbell and his Liberals would have you believe that they are the best managers of our economic situation. Campbell reminds me of George Bush when Bush said he and his Republicans that…

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