Tuesday, October 27, 2020
Photo: Marc Bruxelle | Dreamstime Last night I spoke at a protest calling for free public transit in Montreal and beyond. Free public transit is one of the best ways to fight climate change and social inequality. Free transit is an economic policy that is designed to increase transit ridership by...
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Today I wrote to the minister of the environment calling on him to take steps to end the use of propane and other fossil fuels in Quebec. The current propane shortage that has been triggered by the CN rail strike has shown just how over dependent we are on this...
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Today we launched Emili Coulombe's campaign for the upcomming by-election in the Jean-Talon dictrict in Qubec City! In this campaign we will be foccusing on the need to build Green infrastructure (that's why we are wearing green hard hats!). The main infrastructure project we are campaigning for is a Metro...
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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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- The deregulation of Quebec's Taxi Industry is Racist - Last night, during the federal leaders' debate, the Quebec National Assembly passed Bill 17 to reform the taxi industry in Quebec. This bill will severely degrade the working conditions of taxi drivers. By deregulating the number of vehicles on the roads,...
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Today, the Montreal Police Force has completely prevented the Extinction Rébellion demonstration from taking to the streets. The police officers outnumbered the demonstrators and some of them were heavily armed. I condemn this police repression of the environmental movement. Alex Tyrrell Leader of the Green Party of Quebec https://www.facebook.com/alex.tyrrell.92/posts/2385534274993187 https://www.facebook.com/partivert/videos/509091736317080/?__xts__%5B0%5D=68.ARDqMmeS38oS5SAb5Kt5JYA1V0eXGaqQ0CJWzU8BLRd5jL50fdeeiLH5euTC9y_vo1FwuAdwzJ3nJMR0QYv9A23R-Gxla9jHWQhYiF8RXnhWb60wq4CHiQBvLOJK6cXcWd76vZeEUOlNshg-dVHVjLax3T5QkD4la9kUEe1kLDq1CCw6_edM2jAp--SJikVpWWa5c6lzaYODgu4gQmqoVn3XCQG07lAAxMUh0I-yZHZwqMrUt2kQCDyguzYIuAqJxeShiL6r-5LG1hZQqs0Za99V5vMq8nOnwkbwfZBoK0k_Re4MtaSa8WY9dwgQAEvoP_Hr__t1quKgdoqCc8w&__tn__=-R  
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In Quebec City Alex Tyrrell debates one on one with Quebec Conservative Party leader Adrien Pouliot at the studio of Sept Jours sur Terre. The debate was a great opportunity to contrast left and right wing policies and visons for the future of the province. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9WuqRtE6V44 https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=2154954694717814&set=a.1399768723569752&type=3 https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=2154049151475035&set=a.1400657033480921&type=3    
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Alex Tyrrell uses an electric scooter to campaign in Montreal during the 2018 Quebec general election. He had previously received media attention for campaigning across the province in a 2002 Honda Civic rather than a traditional campaign bus. https://www.facebook.com/alex.tyrrell.92/posts/2148051172074833
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Alex Tyrrell and Green Party candidates for the Quebec City region hold a press conference calling for the construction of a Metro in Quebec City in order to reduce trafic congestion, the use of fossil fuels and never ending road expansion projects. https://www.facebook.com/alex.tyrrell.92/videos/2142549512624999/ https://www.facebook.com/alex.tyrrell.92/posts/2142571435956140  
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