Tag Archives: Democracy

Unite against Trump’s ultra-right racists!

The election of Donald Trump marks an extremely dangerous shift, that threatens peace, democracy and sovereignty abroad, and labour, civil, social, and equality rights in the U.S. As the de facto leader of a fascist movement, Trump has been compared … Continue reading

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The Communist Party of Canada aims to expand democratic rights

Expand democratic rights In preparing its consultation, the Special Parliamentary Committee on Electoral Reform released an initial report concluding that “Canada’s electoral system is one component in a broader democratic framework.”  In this brief we have argued that the electoral … Continue reading

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Communists fight for democracy

Our party has extensive experience with the limited and fragile nature of democracy in Canada, having been closely interconnected with the growth and political development of the working class movement in Canada.  In this struggle, Communists have faced blacklisting, prison, … Continue reading

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Brief to the Special Parliamentary Committee on Electoral Reform

The Communist Party of Canada is a registered political party with a 95 year history of fighting for peace, democracy, and socialism. Our party was the first political party in Canada to call for proportional representation.  We maintain that any … Continue reading

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The TPP is attacking democracy and sovereignty (reason #1)

Investor rights pacts like the TPP severely restrict the ability of governments to adopt legislation and standards to protect the rights of working people and the environment. The TPP will undermine the rights of nations and peoples to determine our … Continue reading

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“Anti-terrorism” laws like Bill C-51 subject Canadians to surveillance, manipulation, and abuse at the hands of unaccountable security agencies

This is the second article of the series on “Voter Suppression” comprising excerpts of the speech of the Guelph MP candidate of behalf of this party We need to immediately repeal undemocratic “anti-terrorism” laws like Bill C-51 that subject Canadians … Continue reading

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