Canada’s NDP Comes Out in Support of Bapu Surat Singh

Official Opposition Human Rights Critic Wayne Marston (Hamilton East – Stoney Creek) made the following statement today: New Democrats NDP are concerned about the condition of Bapu Surat Singh, a peaceful protestor in Punjab. Bapu Surat Singh has been on hunger strike for more than six months to draw attention to the treatment of prisoners […]

NDP statement on the 31st anniversary of the Golden Temple Invasion

NDP Leader Tom Mulcair issued the following statement on the 31st anniversary of the Golden Temple Invasion: “On the 31st anniversary of the invasion of the Darbar Sahib or Golden Temple, I extend heartfelt sympathies to the families and other loved ones of all those who lost their lives. “The tragic events that began in […]

SIKH SOLDIERS FOUGHT FOR OUR FREEDOM AND WE’LL FIGHT TO PROTECT THEIRS: Tom Mulclair

OTTAWA –  While addressing growing concern about the PQ Charter of Values in Quebec, NDP Leader Tom Mulcair promised to fight against institutionalized discrimination in honour of Sikh Veterans. When asked about the NDP’s position regarding a potential compromise that will limit a ban on religious symbols to police officers and judges, Mulcair responded by […]

Historic Speech of Jagmeet Singh on The Day Canada’s NDP Recognized Jaswant Singh Khalra, An Important Human Rights Defender

Historic Speech of Jagmeet Singh on The Day Canada’s NDP Recognized Jaswant Singh Khalra, An Important Human Rights Defender Jagmeet Singh is an Ontario Member of Provincial Parliament elected to the Legislative Assembly of Ontario.

NDP Leader’s Letter After Visiting Mela Gadri Babian Da in Surrey, BC

Sat Sri Akal, Salaam and Namaste! As we reflect on the history of the Gadar Party during the centenary celebrations, I am reminded of the words that Giani Gurditt Singh once spoke: “the stories of our parents make good children.” A week ago, as I joined thousands at the Mela Gadri Babian Da in Surrey, […]