Canadian Jewish Political Affairs Committee
Happy Passover

Happy Passover

As we approach Passover, we are reminded of the importance of political leadership and civic engagement. Once again, this year, CJPAC is pleased to...

GRETA HOAKEN (LIBERAL): Dear 14-year-old me..

. Yes, I know, it really hasn’t been that long since we were the same person. What can three years really change? Well, evidently,...

MARLEE MOZESON (CONSERVATIVE): Dear 14-year-old me..

  Dear me, It’s currently 2003 and you’ve just entered grade 10, which is the start of high school in Alberta. You graduated from...

MATT GODWIN (NDP): Dear 14-year-old me..

  . I have always been critical of the assumption (and it is an assumption) that the political system excludes young people; that politicians...

Fellowship Success Story: Yaelle Gang

Yaelle Gang is a Legislative Assistant for a Member of Parliament. She recently graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism from Carleton University. When...

Intern Blog: Engagement: The Political Edition

As a young person, I am frequently surprised by the level of engagement (or lack thereof) exhibited by my peers. Many of them do...

Matt Godwin (NDP): Is Canada Better Off with More or Fewer Political Parties?

  . Political theory suggests that there are two ways to aggregate ideas and preferences.  The first is through brokerage parties, of which the...

Greta Hoaken (Liberal): Is Canada Better Off with More or Fewer Political Parties?

. What makes our Canadian political system great? (Yes, even in light of recent events and the occasional “shenanigans” MPs get into, at the...

Marlee Mozeson (Conservative): Is Canada Better Off with More or Fewer Political Parties?

  For me, this question is answered simply: Canada is better off with the number of parties we currently have. Political parties play a...

Intern Blog: Family Day / President’s Day

.                           Hello Everyone! For my American readers, Monday, February 18th was...

Intern Blog: The New Kid on the Block

CJPAC is thrilled to work with some of the best and brightest young student activists in the country. It is our pleasure to introduce...

Political Resolutions for the New Year

  As the New Year opens, New Democrats are excited to move our party and country forward with leader, Tom Mulcair, at the helm...