Thursday, September 16, 2021
Green Party denounces the flip-flop by Daniel Breton and the Parti Québécois The Canadian Press: The position taken by the co-founder of the Green Party of Quebec in 2001 has aroused the ire of the current leader of the political party, Alex Tyrrell. "We are extremely disappointed by what happened with...
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Sign of the times.. Today Saskatchewan premier Brad Wall officially begun aggressively advocating for a multi billion dollar FEDERAL BAILOUT of the fossil fuel industry. Not only does the oil industry already receive billions of dollars every year in taxpayer subsidies but it is becoming increasingly clear that the tar...
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Wow great interview with GP MP Jenica Atwin in which she vows to fight the ultra powerful Irving corporations in New Brunswick. Go Jenica! The first-ever Green MP outside B.C. talks Western alienation, supporting oil and gas workers, Indigenous education, banning a popular pesticide ingredient and more. https://www.facebook.com/alex.tyrrell.92/posts/2407693676110580?__xts__%5B0%5D=68.ARCzC-88XcIJ_765f6DrpU6hT2i71WbjRiBYzncgLjJ4zgITkOVKRF58qWJ3J8cojAjU-izjUjlNkAA6WaQ5xkViop6yjZDpRO6lOdegUno5s0_dbng_K4wJBdh7hKVnRnJC3mp3JGLR_BWdpUo8E7SXC2H4zW5GxaLgZsZwLcOrGrtxtjXQCKosi3Svyx0CryaZwP-cq99tfoYk&__tn__=-R
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⁃ Visit to the Wet’suwet’en Anti-Pipeline Camps - After spending three days at the Unist’ot’en and Gidimt'en anti-pipeline camps in northern BC, we are on the road again! Over the past three days we have had so many excellent conversations with frontline indigenous and settler anti pipeline activists. The Unist’ot’en and Gidimt'en...
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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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I would like to offer my most sincere congratulations to François Boulay and the municipality of Restigouche Southeast for their landslide victory over Gastem oil. In January 2013, this small Gaspesian municipality of 157 inhabitants adopted a bylaw that prohibited oil drilling within 2km of drinking water sources. The deregulation...
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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 Trudeau government has just lost all credibility on the environment by supporting the #TransMountain pipeline, the tar sands and the Harper government's extractivist policies. Fighting climate change is incompatible with continued tar sands extraction. I will be outside Justin Trudeau's Montréal office bright and early Wednesday morning to protest...
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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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