National Newswatch

Gurpreet Singh: NDP leadership candidate Jagmeet Singh questions if India is destabilizing his campaign

Jul 10 2017 — — Federal NDP leadership candidate Jagmeet Singh is getting reports that the pro-India lobby in Canada is trying to dissuade people from getting involved in his campaign. Talking to Straight during his Vancouver tour this weekend, Singh said he’s learned from his supporters that people within the South Asian community are often discouraged from participating in […]

Burnaby South NDP MP Kennedy Stewart endorses Jagmeet Singh for party leader

Jul 10 2017 — — A Ontario provincial politician’s campaign to lead the federal New Democrats has received a boost from a twice-elected Lower Mainland MP. Today, Kennedy Stewart endorsed Jagmeet Singh to replace his soon-to-be-departed leader, Tom Mulcair. Stewart represents Burnaby South in Parliament. “Everyone I speak to in B.C. is excited about Jagmeet running for leader of the […]