Guest speaker Michael Chessum from London, UK discusses Jeremy Corbyn and the New Politics of the British Labour Party at the NDP Socialist Caucus national conference, held in conjunction with NDP Momentum, on December 10, 2016. Michael Chessum is a member of the Momentum Steering Committee and has been a socialist activist in and around […]
Despite being known as a “peacekeeping nation,” Canadian military intervention throughout the Global South has a long and sorted history. In this NDP Socialist Caucus panel discussion, Raymond Legault, Robbie Mahood and Barry Weisleder discuss this intervention in the Middle East, Africa and Caribbean and Canada’s continuing role in NATO.
Peter Kormos (1952 – 2013), Niagara Regional councillor, and for 23 years the NDP MPP for Welland, was an outstanding fighter for the working class, the poor and the disenfranchised. He was a person of principle who openly identified as a socialist. He fearlessly stood up to corporate foes, and to traitors to the cause, […]
Socialist Caucus chair Barry Weisleder speaks at the recent NDP Convention in Vancouver against the resolution to change the pre-ample of the constitution, saying that socialism is a vital theoretical component of the NDP and the working class movement. Read full text below: Socialism is not an anchor. It’s a rocket! You can take the […]
Socialist Caucus Activist John Orrett Addresses the Issue of Public Ownership and Economic Democracy
The SC held several panels at the previous NDP Convention in Nova Scotia two years ago, all of which are located on the Socialist Caucus YouTube page. SC activist John Orrett discusses the recent financial collapse and how socialist solutions like economic democracy can help put our economy back on track.