Friday, October 15, 2021
In the 2018 Quebec general election campaign the Green Party of Quebec is presenting the highest percentage of female candidates of any party by surpassing gender parity and presenting 58% women candidates. https://www.facebook.com/alex.tyrrell.92/posts/2156382617908355
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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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Alex Tyrrell participates in a debate about education policy with two former ministers of education as well as other candidates at the Université du Québec à Montréal. In the following video he presents the Green Party's strategy for eliminating sexual abuse on campus. https://www.facebook.com/alex.tyrrell.92/videos/2150994981780452/
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Today I am proud to present a roadmap for getting more women involved in the Quebec Green Party. One of the main themes of my campaign is related to improving the representation of women in the party.   https://www.facebook.com/alex.tyrrell.92/posts/1403425356537422
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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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"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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Today Élisabeth Grégoire and I held a press conference to announce our policy against catcalling and street harassment in Quebec. We are proposing the adoption of a new provincial law that prohibits street harassment by imposing fines on offenders. While a law against street harassment (cat calling) will not solve all...
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Very interesting lecture by Leila Bedeir on Islamic feminism. The voices of Muslim women should be brought forward in the current debate on the charter. The image and identity of Muslim women is systematically marginalized by the current government and the mainstream media. How is it that the Parti Québécois is...
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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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