NDP Statement on Expansion of Canada’s Military Role in Iraq

“The NDP believes Canada has an important role to play in addressing the threat that ISIS poses to the global community and in alleviating the suffering of civilians caught in the conflict. Instead of playing a military combat role, we have long argued that Canada should focus on stopping the flow of arms, funds and foreign fighters – including improving anti-radicalization efforts here at home.


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Access to Palliative Care Should be a Right, Say New Democrats

OTTAWA – New Democrats introduced a detailed plan to improve palliative care for Canadians at the final hearing of the Special Joint Committee on Physician-Assisted Dying in Ottawa on Thursday night.

‎The plan would make palliative care a right for all Canadians and see Ottawa work with the provinces and territories to implement a pan-Canadian strategy to improve palliative and end of life care. 


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NDP: MAKE DEMOCRATIC REFORM PROCESS TRULY DEMOCRATIC

OTTAWA —NDP Critic for Democratic Reform Nathan Cullen (Skeena—Bulkley Valley) put forward a proposal today to establish a representative and democratic process for considering changes to Canada’s voting system.

In a letter to the Minister for Democratic Institutions, Nathan Cullen proposed creating a committee with all party representation that will be responsible for reviewing democratic reform proposals.


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NDP: MAKE DEMOCRATIC REFORM PROCESS TRULY DEMOCRATIC // LE NPD RÉCLAME QUE LE PROCESSUS DE RÉFORME DÉMOCRATIQUE SOIT FONCIÈREMENT DÉMOCRATIQUE

OTTAWA —NDP Critic for Democratic Reform Nathan Cullen (Skeena—Bulkley Valley) put forward a proposal today to establish a representative and democratic process for considering changes to Canada’s voting system.

In a letter to the Minister for Democratic Institutions, Nathan Cullen proposed creating a committee with all party representation that will be responsible for reviewing democratic reform proposals.


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NDP Statement on World Cancer Day

“With the theme ‘We can. I can’, World Cancer Day 2016 will explore how everyone – researchers, family members, volunteers, medical professionals, governments and donors – can do their part to reduce the global burden of cancer.

 


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