Monday, September 27, 2021
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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A law against catcalling? Friends, the Green Party of Québec is updating our social justice and women’s rights program. One of the propositions that we are currently studying is the possibility of calling for a law against sexual harassment in the street otherwise known as catcalling. Personally I support it. I...
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Congratulations to Iceland's new Prime Minister Katrín Jakobsdóttir, leader of the Icelandic Left-Green Party! Ms Jakobsdóttir now leads a coalition government composed of her party, the Independence Party and the Progressive Party. I wish her the best of luck in cleaning up Icelandic politics following a series of right wing scandals! In solidarity, Alex...
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I call for the immediate resignation of Gerry Sklavounos who refuses to apologize for sexual harassment. This man represents rape culture in the National Assembly and he must go. https://www.facebook.com/alex.tyrrell.92/posts/1856837524529534 https://www.facebook.com/alex.tyrrell.92/posts/1858047447741875 https://www.facebook.com/alex.tyrrell.92/posts/1856837127862907
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As many of you know, last week the Québec political scene was turned upside down by revelations that a Liberal member of the National Assembly, Gerry Sklavounos, has been accused of sexually assaulting a young woman. Although the accusations have yet to be proven in court, this case, is a...
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Thank you to everyone who came out this afternoon to call for the release of Concordia professor Homa Hoodfar. As an academic community we have a responsibility to stand up for our incarcerated peers and to vigorously defend academic freedom around the world. Make no mistake; Dr Hoodfar's life is on...
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With regard to the young women who disappeared from the Laval youth centre and beyond the current police operation, the Green Party of Quebec is calling on the Couillard government to fight for the protection of young women, to reinstate sex education classes in our schools, and to develop...
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"The macho culture of commodification of women's bodies, the brutal repression of peaceful demonstrations over the weekend and the injection of nearly $20 million are among the reasons why this event should not be held in Quebec," said Alex Tyrrell, leader of the Green Party of Quebec. Year after year...
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Great march for missing and murdered Aboriginal women today. Despite repeated requests, demonstrations, and statistics, the federal government refuses to act and confront institutional racism against Aboriginal peoples, particularly women. Let us continue to take to the streets for justice. https://www.facebook.com/alex.tyrrell.92/posts/1594444564102166 Despite statistics, mobilization and facts, the problems are getting worse and discrimination...
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