OP-ED Leadership Race Our Shot To Put The 'Democratic' Back In NDP

Huffington Post Canada-Jul 25, 2017
New Democrats love to debate policy. And on my five-month leadership tour across the country I have participated in many fascinating discussions about the economy, electoral reform, health care and climate change.

OP-ED AFFORDABLE HOUSING IS A HUMAN RIGHT

Huffington Post Canada-Jul 13, 2017
Housing is a fundamental human right. I learned this lesson in my 20s when my wife and I opened a home to help the growing number of homelessness on the streets of Toronto. 


OP-ED HOW TO PUT INDIGENOUS CHILDREN FIRST: ANGUS

Toronto Star - Jun 23, 2017
There are many actions the federal government needs to take to keep children safe and make Canada a country that truly reflects a new nation-to-nation relationship.

OP-ED IT'S TIME FOR A ROAD MAP TO A RENEWABLE FUTURE

Huffington Post Canada-Jun 15, 2017
Canadians want action on climate change they are frustrated by the inability of Canada to develop a credible path forward.


OP-ED: WE CAN CLOSE THE CLASS DIVIDE IN HEALTH CARE WITH UNIVERSAL PHARMACARE

Huffington Post Canada-May 23, 2017
As I cross Canada, the state of Canadian health care comes up again and again. I wasn't surprised to hear stories about the lack of family doctors, long wait times ...


OP-ED: IT'S TIME TO TALK TAX FAIRNESS FOR CANADA'S WORKING POOR

Huffington Post Canada-May 8, 2017
One thing I have learned from my cross-Canada tour is that once you get outside of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's Ottawa, it ain't sunny ways.

OP-ED: FAIRNESS FOR CANADIAN WORKERS MEANS CLAWING BACK CEO PERKS

Huffington Post Canada-Apr 3, 2017
So Bombardier executives have been shamed into giving back the massive perks they gave themselves after receiving a bailout from Canadians. The idea that ...

OP-ED: CANADIAN WORKERS NEED A GOVERNMENT WILLING TO STAND UP FOR THEM

Huffington Post Canada-Mar 17, 2017
For decades, Liberal and Conservative politicians have argued that free trade is the panacea for all our economic ills. That they negotiate our trade deals in...