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Green New Deal

Let's talk about A GREEN NEW DEAL What is a Green New Deal? The Green New Deal is an ambitious plan for how we can eliminate poverty and create millions of jobs while tackling the biggest threat of our time: climate change. [...]

Transit Survey: What We Found

In February 2020, we asked Leap supporters to share your dreams for how we can improve public transit -- and over 1000 of you responded, from nearly every province and territory. Here's what we heard.   How do you use transit? We found that 25% of respondents take public transit to work, and of that [...]

Tour Highlights

A GREEN NEW DEAL FOR ALL In June 2019, The Leap traveled from Vancouver to Halifax, coast to coast, for 6 SOLD OUT STOPS of our Green New Deal for All Tour. Vancouver Livestream Watch a livestream of our sold-out Vancouver event, [...]

Green New Deal

Let's talk about A GREEN NEW DEAL What is a Green New Deal? The Green New Deal is an ambitious plan for how we can eliminate poverty and create millions of jobs while tackling the biggest threat of our time: climate change. [...]

Three takeaways from the new IPCC report

Three takeaways from the IPCC's new report The new Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change report is out, and it is a dramatic development [1].  The threat advisory from the world’s scientific climate community just went from orange to flashing red.But here’s the key takeaway: limiting warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius is still possible, and will [...]

Courage To Leap: How the Left Can Win

On February 15th, 2018, key organizers of Bernie Sanders and Jeremy Corbyn’s insurgent campaigns delivered a message loud and clear to the NDP federal convention in Ottawa: radical politics are not a liability for the progressive left in Canada, but rather the path to power and victory. Courage to Leap, co-organized by The Leap and [...]