Matt Henderson elected as our candidate for the upcoming election

MattHendersonAt our nomination meeting on June 17, 2015 Matt Henderson was elected as the NDP candidate for Winnipeg South Centre.  Visit the campaign website.

Matt gave a terrific acceptance speech.

Read why Matt is running and where he stands.

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How Harper Put Canada Massively in the Red

HarperIn this excerpt and four previous excerpts from Mel Hurtig’s new book The Arrogant Autocrat: Stephen Harper’s Takeover of Canada I have laid bare the sorry record of the Harper government in its management of our country’s economy and our government’s fiscal priorities.

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In the shadow of Paul Martin: Can you trust the Liberals?

PaulMartinHere we go again — the Red Book 3.0, yet another build-up of Liberal election promises just like the ones we’ve seen before.

Article by Murray Dobbin from rabble.ca

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New report scorches Harper’s record on democracy

Last  week, Voices-Voix, a coalition of 200 groups and 5,000 individuals, issued a new and exhaustive report called Dismantling Democracy. It provides a detailed and frightening account of Harper’s record on democracy. rabble.ca‘s parliamentary reporter Karl Nerenberg summarized the report’s alarming findings.

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Annual General Meeting & Nomination Meeting

LaunchSmallWednesday, June 17, 2015
Crescentwood Community Centre
1170 Corydon Ave (Rockwood and Corydon)

7:00 PM

Agenda: 

  • 7:00pm  – Annual General Meeting
  • 7:30pm  – Nomination Meeting –  our candidate is Matt Henderson
  • 8:00pm  – Refreshments and Campaign Kickoff

Guest speaker: James Allum, Minister of Education and Advanced Learning, NDP MLA for Fort Garry-Riverview

Entertainment by DJ Mama Cutsworth

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Where next the Orange Wave?

Dan Lett’s article in the Winnipeg Free Press.

However, should Liberal support crumble, the NDP believes it could also make waves in Winnipeg South Centre and Saint Boniface.

Consider that the NDP is very close to nominating Matt Henderson, a popular and high-profile teacher at St. John’s Ravenscourt School. If Henderson is nominated, it’s a clear sign the NDP will not go quietly in that riding, which will create some sleepless nights for Jim Carr and the Grits.

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Harper’s Hyperbole

Harper saved us from a Mad Max wasteland, and other hyperbole

Scott Feschuk’s blog at Macleans.ca

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