Friday, November 27, 2020
The Parti Vert du Québec denounces the upcoming expansion of the Canadian Malartic gold mine, which is likely to generate 10 times more noise than the BAPE recommends. Here is an issue where Philippe Couillard's Liberal government is putting the private interests of a large company ahead of those...
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Thank you to all those who supported us during the demonstration against our exclusion from the "youth dialogue" between the leaders of the four old political parties of Quebec! Three-quarters of the Green Party candidates are young people. The decision of the New World Institute to exclude us is ridiculous,...
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This morning, former Quebec premier Jean Charest wrote an open letter to LaPresse bashing the international fossil fuel divestment campaign. He specifically criticizes Concordia's decision to divest $5 million. Charest is a well known for advocating in favour of fracking, tar sands and many other disastrous environmental policies. The fact...
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Very pleased to have received confirmation that the Minister of the Environment, Isabelle Melançon, will mandate BAPE to study the construction of new process water and sedimentation basins at the Mont-Wright mine in Fermont. If the project goes ahead, it could cost us "the destruction of 11 lakes, 15 ponds...
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Alex Tyrrell and Green Party of Quebec candidate Alice Sécheresse react to the announcement that the federal government will bailout Trans Mountain pipeline by purchasing it. Quebec is in solidarity with BC! https://www.facebook.com/alex.tyrrell.92/videos/2061155434097741/   https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=2061208087425809&set=a.1399768723569752&type=3
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Tonight, Vincent Pouliot, Green Party candidate for the Richelieu by-election, had an excellent result at the polls! For a second by-election in a row, we managed to surpass the number of votes cast for Option Nationale and held the line against Québec Solidaire. Considering the financial means and the increased media...
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Alex Tyrrell and Green Party candidates attend Women's Day protest in Montreal. The Green Party of Quebec is a feminist party. There is still a lot of work to be done in order to achieve gender equality in this province. https://www.facebook.com/alex.tyrrell.92/videos/2024567087756576/ https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=2024553937757891&set=a.1400657033480921&type=3  
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Today a delegation from the Green Party of Quebec is participating in the Climate Action March in Quebec City! We want to increase the pressure on the provincial premiers to take concrete action at the summit this week. Canada is one of the worst countries in the world in terms of...
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Sherbrooke police officers are stepping up their patrols in the neighbourhoods where minority groups live to protect them in the face of several Islamophobic acts committed in recent days. Ms. Marois wants the election to be about the charter. Her Sherbrooke MP explains that there have been no hate crimes...
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