What Jagmeet Singh can draw from Barack Obama and John F. Kennedy - CBC.ca

In 1971, 69 per cent of Americans told Gallup, a pollster, they would vote for their party's candidate for president if he were black. It took 37 years, but it finally happened with the election of Barack Obama as the U.S. president in 2008. In 2017 ...

The Usual Suspects Emerge From The “Nut-Bar” To Demonize Jagmeet Singh With Terrorism “Bullsh.. - South Asian Link

The usual suspects have emerged from the looney-bin to slaughter NDP's new leader with terrorism bullsh.. when the Singh has no connection to it and has denounced all killing of innocents no matter if they are Sikhs, Hindus, Muslim or others.

Gurpreet Singh: Stop blaming Jagmeet Singh for Air India bombings - Straight.com

Jagmeet Singh's comments to a CBC interviewer were twisted into something else by the Indian media. Ontario NDP. The troubles for the newly elected federal NDP leader Jagmeet Singh aren't over yet. His critics have now found a new weapon to beat him ...

The making of Jagmeet Singh's winning brand - National Observer

Jagmeet Singh's stunning first round ballot victory injected a jolt of volatility into Canada's political landscape. Engineered with a dedicated strategy and ground-game, Singh's campaign was marked from the outset by a disciplined and unwavering ...

New NDP leader preparing for the future, says Stetski - Creston Valley Advance

Jagmeet Singh was elected by NDP membership on Oct. 1 in the first round of ballot voting, and will succeed Thomas Mulcair, who stepped down in April 2016. Singh, an MPP in Ontario and deputy leader of the provincial NDP, won with 53 per cent of the ...

Three in 10 Canadians wouldn't vote for a visibly Sikh national leader - ExpressNewsline

Days after Jagmeet Singh was chosen as head of the federal NDP, a new poll finds three in 10 of us would not vote for a national leader who wears a turban and carries a kirpan. Seven in 10 (69 per cent) said they've never heard of him or have heard his ...

Most Canadians say they could vote for a Sikh-led party - ClickLancashire

Now that Jagmeet Singh is the new leader of the federal NDP, the question is would Canadians vote for him? According to an Angus Reid poll released on Friday, many would consider it. Seven in 10 Canadians polled said they could see themselves voting ...

Majority of Canadians open to a Sikh Prime Minister, but three-in-ten aren't - Pentiction Western News

While a majority of Canadians say they don't care about a politician being a visible minority when voting for the country's leader, a new Angus Reid poll suggests about three-in-ten voters also say being a practising Sikh might hurt new NDP leader ...

Most Canadians would consider voting for party with Sikh leader: poll - 570 News

Jagmeet Singh celebrates with supporters after winning the first ballot in the NDP leadership race to be elected the leader of the federal New Democrats in Toronto on Oct. 1, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chris Young. Now that Jagmeet Singh is the new ...

'Vision for a just and inclusive Canada': Metro talks with NDP leader Jagmeet Singh - OurWindsor.ca

The new NDP leader gives us his thoughts on carding, climate change, cycling, opioids and style. News 12:51 PM by Ryan Tumilty OurWindsor.Ca. Share. NDP leader Jagmeet Singh - Vince Talotta / Toronto Star. Jagmeet Singh was elected leader of the ...

Trudeau and the Liberals face serious challenge thanks to Jagmeet Singh - Voiceonline.com

TWO-THIRDS of those who backed the Liberals in 2015 say they'd be prepared to give the NDP a look in the next federal election, according to the latest public opinion survey from the Angus Reid Institute. That surely has Prime Minister Justin Trudeau ...

Jarvis: Setting the record straight for the uninformed - Windsor Star

Growing up in Windsor wasn't easy, Jagmeet Singh, new leader of the federal NDP and first visible minority to lead a major federal political party in Canada, wrote on his website. “Like many others who stand out, I was picked on because I had a funny ...

OUR VIEW: Hey, JT, there's a new cool dude in town - Burnaby Now

And just like that, Justin Trudeau got a little older and a little less cool. Yes, there's a new kid on the federal political scene – and, at the rate he's going, he's threatening to out-Trudeau the PM himself when it comes to charm, likeability and ...

Jagmeet Singh Needs To Denounce Any Glorification Of Bombing Mastermind - Huffington Post Canada

He just couldn't bring himself to condemn Talwinder Singh Parmar by name or condemn those who hang posters of this martyr. 10/06/2017 11:56 EDT | Updated 31 minutes ago. James Di Fiore Writer, film producer, political pundit. It may go down as the ...

Are Canadians open to voting for a turban-wearing Sikh? - MetroNews Canada

A recent poll found 69 per cent of respondents would, but 50 per cent feel “some” or “most” of their friends and family wouldn't vote for someone like that... Share on Facebook. Tweet. Reddit this! A. A. Report an Error. Share via Email. Print. Newly ...

Jagmeet Singh's rise on Canada's political horizon inspiring for youth - SikhSiyasat.Net

Amritsar: Considering Jagmeet Singh's rise on Canada's political horizon inspiring for youth who aspire to join active politics, Sikh Youth of Punjab (SYP) hails the rise of Canadian Sikh to head the major federal political party over there. Paramjit ...

Jagmeet Singh Is Coming To Quebec Next Week - MTL Blog (blog)

Jagmeet Singh, the new Canadian politician everyone is happily chatting about (sorry, Justin) is heading into Quebec next week. Venturing just outside of Montreal for the first time as NDP leader, Singh will be visiting Saguenay next Tuesday, reports ...

Many Canadians willing to vote for Sikh PM, but don't think peers will: Poll - London Free Press

NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh stands with his newly announced NDP Parliamentary leader, Guy Caron, as he speaks to reporters in the foyer of the House of Commons, in Ottawa on Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick ...

Politics Briefing: What do Canadians think of Jagmeet Singh? - The Globe and Mail

NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh arrives at his first caucus meeting since being elected to the leadership of the New Democrats, in Ottawa on Wednesday. Sean Kilpatrick/The Canadian Press. Chris Hannay , MAYAZ ALAM and JAMES KELLER. 6 hours ago ...

Editorial: The NDP's new hope - The Guardian

At first blush, you might think of the new leader of the federal NDP as a deeply rooted product of Toronto's vibrant Sikh community. Advertisement. True, Jagmeet Singh cut his political teeth in Toronto. It's where he practised law, defined his ...