The Communist Party of Canada (Marxist–Leninist) (CPC-ML) is a Canadian federal Marxist–Leninist political party.
The party is registered with Elections Canada as the Marxist–Leninist Party of Canada. Elections Canada, the agency which oversees elections and political parties, claimed that, in order to avoid confusion among voters, it could not allow political parties to register with similar names. In this case, Elections Canada argues that allowing the party to use its preferred name could cause confusion with the Communist Party of Canada — a decision opposed by the CPC-ML.
Leader: Anna Di Carlo
President: Sandra L. Smith
Founded: March 31, 1970
Ideology: Communism, Anti-Revisionist, Marxist–Leninism
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The Marxist-Leninist party’s vision of Canada is one where all people are able to decide what kind of society they want to live in. They could decide the direction of the economy and participate in the democratic process so as to exercise control over their lives. Today, this is not possible. We have a cartel party system that actually deprives the people of their ability to decide things.
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Because of the current political set-up, it doesn’t matter which vision the MLPC or any other organizations or individuals have. The agendas and visions that prevail are ...
(Re: 'A shame MP wouldn't hear what Canadians had to say' in the Jan. 28 edition of the Examiner)
I can't speak for Barrie MP Patrick Brown, but speaking for myself, I would personally not attend a 'rally' where the Marxist- Leninist Party of Canada is given equal billing as a speaker, particularly when the rally is about perceived abuse of democracy.
Christine Nugent, the Barrie federal candidate for said party, says in her letter of last week, "How about having a policy of nation-building instead of nation-wrecking."
Maybe she should talk to people from Czechoslovakia, Hungary, ...
Braid: Calm before the storm as Prentice prepares for byelections Many Progressive Conservatives will be relieved that premier-designate Jim Prentice plans to bide his time before he risks a pack of byelections. There was talk that he would place the ultimate bet by naming cabinet, and then triggering campaigns in up to half a dozen ridings.
Imam allegedly attacked in northeast Calgary A prominent Calgary Imam was reportedly attacked by a woman while on his way to lead prayers in Airdrie on Friday afternoon. According to Dr. Atthar Mahmood, vice-president of the Islamic Supreme Council of Canada, Imam Syed Soharwardy was walking from his car to the Genesis Centre when a car struck him from behind and knocked him to the ground.