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Ep. 75 - What's The Point Of The NDP?


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It’s Election Day in the U.S. As Joe Biden heads to the polls having run his presidential campaign on one of the Democratic Party’s most progressive platforms yet, OPPO hosts wonder: Is having a party for “the progressive left” like the NDP the best way for such ideas to gain real traction? 


NDP MP for Hamilton Centre Matthew Green joins and mounts a vigorous defence of the party. [LINK: https://twitter.com/MatthewGreenNDP]


More Reading: 


VICE: Canadian Senator Lynn Beyak Illegally Donated to Trump Reelection Using a Fake U.S. Address by Justin Ling

The Ottawa Citizen: Canadian military wants to establish new organization to use propaganda, other techniques to influence Canadians by David Pugliese


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