Awards

Young campaigner awarded the Jack Layton Progress Prize for No Tax on Tampons campaign

July 25th, 2016|0 Comments

Winner of the Charles Taylor Prize for Excellence [...]

Speech for the first Jack Layton Broadbent Institute’s Progress Prize presentation

March 28th, 2015|0 Comments

Olivia Chow Jack Layton loved to organize. He believed when people come together and form [...]

The Jack Layton Progress Prize

March 15th, 2015|Comments Off on The Jack Layton Progress Prize

The late Jack Layton served as leader of the New Democratic Party of [...]

The Jack Layton Award

March 15th, 2015|Comments Off on The Jack Layton Award

About the LSF Jack Layton Award for Youth Action in Sustainability Learning [...]

Remembering Jack Layton

Save the Date

It it is hard to believe that it has already been nearly [...]

Remebering Jack

Dear friend, In recent weeks a small group of Toronto progressives have been [...]

Remembering Jack

It’s hard to believe that, four years ago tomorrow, our friend Jack Layton passed away. [...]

[VIDEO] OSSIA Jack’s Song

A song in honor of Jack Layton. A song in honor of Jack [...]

By Popular Demand – Jack Layton Summer Leadership School 2015

or Contact Prof. Myer Siemiatycki, Jack Layton Chair, laytonschool@ryerson.ca Registration Program Agenda [...]

Olivia Chow’s triumph a class that ‘humanizes politics’: Porter

By: Catherine Porter Columnist, Published on Mon Jun 22 2015 I went to [...]

Jack Layton Summer Leadership School 2015

A unique opportunity to develop your leadership capacities for transformative change Registration [...]

Waterfront Toronto Announces Winner of the Jack Layton Ferry Terminal and Harbour Square Park Innovative Design Competition

April 10 2015 | Area: Central Waterfront Topic: design excellence, parks & public [...]

[VIDEO/MUSIC] Eulogy (ft. Rev. Dr. Brent Hawkes, Jill Harris)

March 16th, 2015|Comments Off on [VIDEO/MUSIC] Eulogy (ft. Rev. Dr. Brent Hawkes, Jill Harris)

"Eulogy" – paying homage to the late Canadian political leader Jack Layton – was composed around the words of Rev. Dr. Brent Hawkes (Grand Marshall of WorldPride Toronto, member of the Order of [...]

[DVD] Jack – the Jack Layton Story

March 16th, 2015|Comments Off on [DVD] Jack – the Jack Layton Story

Jack follows the 2011 election campaign that began with Layton on crutches and down in the polls, to leading his party to its largest mandate since the party was formed. The movie also [...]

Hope Is Better Than Fear (e-book original): Paying Jack Layton Forward

March 13th, 2015|Comments Off on Hope Is Better Than Fear (e-book original): Paying Jack Layton Forward

HOPE IS BETTER THAN FEAR reflects upon and looks forward on a number of issues that Jack Layton championed over the course of his extraordinary career as an activist, city councillor and federal [...]

Olivia Chow – My Journey

March 12th, 2015|Comments Off on Olivia Chow – My Journey

Olivia Chow—Member of Parliament, seasoned politician and widow of former New Democratic Party leader Jack Layton—tells her story in this candid memoir What drives Olivia Chow? How did she emerge from a turbulent [...]

Speaking Out: Ideas That Work for Canadians – 2004 Edition

March 9th, 2015|Comments Off on Speaking Out: Ideas That Work for Canadians – 2004 Edition

From the charismatic new leader of the federal NDP comes this practical handbook for all Canadians. No matter where you stand on the political spectrum, Speaking Out: Ideas That Work for Canadians offers [...]

Jack Layton: Art in Action

March 8th, 2015|Comments Off on Jack Layton: Art in Action

Jack Layton: Art in Action is a book of anecdotes and commentary about Jack Layton and his involvement with Canadian arts and cultures. He himself was a master of the art of [...]