Romeo Saganash's UNDRIP bill will die in the Senate because of partisan tactics.
A Senate committee chair accused a Tory senator of thwarting democratic process.
Time is running out to pass an NDP MP's bill.
The NDP MP said his bill fulfills a promise he made to himself as a residential school survivor.
If little is done to respect the rights, titles, laws, and customs of First Nations in Canada, the government's promises will continue to ring hollow.
The moment stunned MPs in question period.
"Dja mista shatshidin nega."
"It is time for us to show leadership on this front."
Canadian bishops pressured to invite Pope Francis to apologize for residential schools.
When the government fails to fulfill its duty, citizens and people-led movements must hold it accountable
"I know I might regret some of these words later on."
"I commend your vision, Prime Minister."
Pierre Dufour had said "it’s directly a question that women in Canada and Quebec fought to have rights."
One candidate sent a press release, on NDP letterhead, arguing women must identify themselves during the oath of citizenship.
A NDP-sponsored bill proposing Canada align its laws with the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
News that NDP MP Romeo Saganash was removed from a flight on Friday for being too drunk has triggered an avalanche of tweets
NDP MP Romeo Saganash has pulled out of the race to replace Jack Layton as NDP leader. The MP for Abitibi-Baie James-Nunavik
The Conservatives sold people a phony bill of goods, playing on anger over hot button social issues while undermining their economic future. But we can foster a sense of co-operation in our society rather than pitting people against each other, constantly fanning the flames of fear as Stephen Harper has done.
UPDATE: Brian Topp has resigned as NDP party president and officially registered as a candidate, according to the NDP. A