NDP

$15 federal minimum wage just a headline grabber

As great as a $15 federal minimum wage sounds, it’s unclear how the NDP’s recent proposal will help relieve poverty.Continue...

Why the student vote matters

Politicians won't prioritize student concerns unless students vote.Continue...

NDP MPP candidate sits down with ‘The Journal’

Mary Rita Holland, the NDP Member of Provincial Parliament (MPP) candidate for Kingston and the Islands, feels mental health is the “absolute most important thing” to her when it comes to university students and the healthcare system.Continue...

Green Party candidate Waji Khan endorses NDP candidate, retracts

On Sept. 16, Green Party candidate for the Kingston and the Islands, Waji Khan, announced his endorsement for NDP candidate Vic Sahai.Continue...

Barrington Walker’s steady student focus earns endorsement

In the upcoming federal election, it’s vital that as Queen’s students, we vote for a candidate that best represents us, our unique priorities, and the community around us.Continue...

Why you should vote NDP this federal election

The New Democratic Party presents a progressive vision for Canada in their electoral program , “ A New Deal for People ”: a roadmap to climate action, reconciliation with Indigenous peoples, improved Medicare, affordable housing, better access to post-secondary education, and more.Continue...

Roundtable: What Horwath means for the youth vote

Rising tuition costs and a dicey labour market are significant sources of stress, anxiety and economic insecurity for young people —and e specially for students.Continue...

Ian Arthur sits down with The Journal

Ian Arthur is the NDP candidate for Kingston and the Islands.Continue...

Q&A with provincial NDP nominee Ian Arthur

This week, Ian Arthur, the NDP nominee for Kingston & the Islands, sat down with The Journal to talk policy and the upcoming 2018 provincial election. Arthur is the head chef at the popular downtown restaurant Chez Piggy.Continue...

Part 1: What Mulcair means for the youth vote

At a time when low voter turnout among Canadian youth makes us an unattractive target for politicians, NDP leader Tom Mulcair views young people as a legitimate voting population.Continue...

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