OTTAWA — Following reports of hundreds of gay men being imprisoned, tortured and murdered in Chechnya, New Democrats are calling on the Liberal government to call for an international investigation into this horrific treatment and also offer refu…
United Nations International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination 17th Annual J.S. Woodsworth Awards March 21, 2013 Toronto Hosted by the Ontario NDP Caucus and the Ontario NDP Ethnic Liaison Committee Nomination & Recognition of Edwin Laryea On March 21st, Ontario NDP Leader Andrea Horwath recognized three extraordinary Ontarians for their contributions towards eliminating …View full post
QUEEN’S PARK – Ontario NDP Leader Andrea Horwath says she’s excited about the addition of newly elected MPP Catherine Fife to the New Democrat Caucus and is ready to work hard on behalf of all Ontarians for positive change. “Yesterday the voters of Kitchener-Waterloo put their trust in New Democrats and New Democrats won’t let [...]View full post
OTTAWA – NDP MPs Brian Masse M.P. (Windsor West) and Robert Aubin (Trois-Rivières) are calling on the Minister of Transport to introduce the Airline Passenger Bill of Rights before the end of the current session of Parliament. The NDP has long advocated for the rights of air travellers and NDP MPs have previously introduced this type of legislation.