Thursday, November 26, 2020
Today I attended a demonstration against the Legault government's immigration reform. While students were speaking, members of extreme right groups entered the crowd and began pushing people while screaming racist slogans right as the speeches were being getting underway. The police intervened quickly, but not quickly enough in my opinion. The...
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Alex Tyrrell attends massive protest against Monsanto in the streets of Montreal along with Green Party members and local activists. The march against Monsanto was held in city's and countries around the world. https://www.facebook.com/alex.tyrrell.92/posts/1498025840410706
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Read the article on CBC The leader of the Green Party of Quebec said he's considering running to be Elizabeth May's successor and that the party needs to develop a platform that Canada's left can rally behind. While the federal Green Party leader has not confirmed that she is planning to step...
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I was on the Leap Manifesto Podcast called Change Everything with Elizabeth May, Avi Lewis, and Maya Menezes. We had a great conversation about the internal workings of the Green Party of Canada, the Tar Sands and why in my opinion the GPC is the most viable option for the Canadian...
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This morning I was on Ecolibrium, CKUT Montreal for a feature interview with host Ryan N. Young. We discussed a number of issues including the Energy East pipeline, austerity measures, the PCB spill in Pointe-Claire as well recent developments in provincial and federal politics. The link to the broadcast is below. My part starts...
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Today we announced our carbon tax policy for Quebec! Our plan would establish the carbon tax at $200 per tonne in 2019 and increase it by $ 40 per tonne annually. Our plan includes a compensation mechanism in order to ensure that families and people who live in rural communities are...
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On labour day, Alex Tyrrell made a campaign stop in Trois Rivieres to call for a reduction of the work week to 32 hours within 4 years as well as other measures to support workers and their rights and unions. https://www.facebook.com/alex.tyrrell.92/posts/2143638135849470 https://www.facebook.com/alex.tyrrell.92/videos/2143728005840483/?__xts__%5B0%5D=68.ARDlQHuEg_hHJdNgjH6iQKhDDddIzC9mBZzvt3yoTMhmU8t7oisLH2_UIxW7mCJw2LYM35HFMjzkHo3M2pQMomW-o25bykXbBREaAUG2jLAY_H0qlGOKoFKGs3iCFGX8enM0aaLY9tg479ut1LGEnVCmz1rvRQ20USsCRfSPabVT0EIxA2jH0NXhuPSltaqjMnhFIa9MH0bkuFYG5BDr76q-9GpTH4NtXt-ln__L3Ii8cCJFq4jWMyUx24y9pSTwxmMZHSPH1MgrPg&__tn__=-R https://www.facebook.com/alex.tyrrell.92/posts/2143928802487070 https://www.facebook.com/alex.tyrrell.92/videos/2143554825857801/ https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=2143708925842391&set=a.1399768723569752&type=3
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On 19 March 2013, I was illegally and arbitrarily arrested, searched, handcuffed behind my back for hours and detained for almost 6 hours all for peacefully protesting the indexation of tuition fees imposed by the Parti Québecois government. Today, five years later, the court of appeal has just confirmed that...
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Alex Tyrrell and Green Party of Quebec candidates protest the Kinder Morgan Pipeline in Montreal and declare their solidarity with British Columbians. The party believes that provinces should have the right to block such projects. https://www.facebook.com/alex.tyrrell.92/posts/2060354907511127?__xts__%5B0%5D=68.ARBqVbrIgI9cLCNg1EoXkUD8saF6ARqQfx-IAFIyblNpZKIDuI8f-4PgeTUGAVs1Sp63_KmTh44Yh2NZPpBS3eed34H0_43Y7Pf0nqfLuDiD8xKSznUZOltv-5BT7vDaVMqr7Cs0dFrYRPFGh2YZXwo30nn3uosKlc-UHDqLn_2r7wnfVF1A4iQs3MVNkG3SwQ-BNm8mizDzZ4MyiSwS29OALzYjlhLglFX3iQ_q3C3uqSXL3RnPpNmcBmm8gAoFkik03chANqAR02-GAzXBvB3LFDopwjGWrg2RTcQiLxnAsav7hCTOIasSaGpJSPLlh6ohJw&__tn__=-R https://www.facebook.com/alex.tyrrell.92/posts/2060319060848045?__xts__%5B0%5D=68.ARClsIzwkzQQXL6nGCIPnDCTqSRYP_9aHvgA7F4EqNsxzPGiXBYs5TONeNcAk9KAWpQ6-_blANNajeXXjT3j3xe2xwL1HZZYbNoYwm8-uVRlyMe_Ha9MIWs5QCtJVyLONoNGnyKR9jRoCe24m16NQ1RfgASw5bU6UyZpt5A6PpArzCKf9zpreVTskLaHBPJxX6UJ1EPVWFnLseV1tX6iR8TdheORPbVgi7iutsmywa_2owifuC8ztSCph0IfAXzOIsToFt8F1Dt1pONIkVpYCEUP3kG1RpfPaF_IbNdpkw6B3GPNKPNAb9yPw5wUNkF9zPNlb2ieC1kPIdMKY2vclss1xO5SQg&__tn__=-R https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=2060291880850763&set=a.1399768723569752&type=3
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