Friday, October 15, 2021
This week, I called into question the credibility of Montreal public health official Monique Beausoleil. Ms. Beausoleil is Pointe-Claire's go to experts on the health impacts of the PCB spill. On March 15 2016, she released a statement: http://bit.ly/2nT5Ioa on behalf of the government that said that there was no « serious...
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From The Concordian: “I got arrested one time for P6 on May 22, 2012,” Tyrrell said. “That was immediately after they passed the special law.” The Montreal P6 bylaw had been imposed by then-Mayor of Montreal Gérald Tremblay in 2012 to counter student protesting. “You had to provide your itinerary before...
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I was on Global News this evening to comment on the ongoing PCB spill crisis in Pointe-Claire. One of the residents who was also interviewed for the segment says she is considering moving her family away from the site. Confidence in the provincial and municipal government's handling of this toxic spill...
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The following open letter was sent to the Green Party of Canada today, urging the party to maintain its support for the limited form of BDS which was adopted at a convention this summer. Greens will revisit that motion at a special general meeting in Calgary next weekend, following opposition...
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As many of you know, this morning leaked emails obtained by Ricochet Media revealed that, behind closed doors, federal Green Party leader Elizabeth May has been advocating for a boycott of the Green Party of Quebec. She has taken this position because we are the furthest left wing Green...
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Alex Tyrrell debates the Trans Canada Energy East Pipeline project with a representative of a pro industry group on CBC Radio Daybreak Montreal. The project will lead to increased tar sands exploitation, GHG emissions and will make our economy even more dependant on fossil fuels. https://soundcloud.com/alex-tyrrell-601258777/cbc-daybreak-alex-tyrrell-energy-east-pipeline-the-national-energy-board?fbclid=IwAR1acByoxXz0T0g3YpT6Q3Orfo70YncT2iq-pcdCS0dsRJ7r31HVunyVeRc https://www.facebook.com/alex.tyrrell.92/posts/1783867025159918 https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=1783817665164854&set=a.1399768723569752&type=3 https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=1783818831831404&set=a.1399768723569752&type=3   https://www.facebook.com/alex.tyrrell.92/posts/1782514348628519  
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Very happy to be featured on the cover of this week's issue of The Concordian! Attending Concordia while leading the Green Party of Quebec continues to be an excellent experience. Thank you to Savanna Craig for writing this article. Here is the full text: http://bit.ly/1oMiAvT https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=1717254121821209&set=a.1399768723569752&type=3&__xts__%5B0%5D=68.ARDZzY7sMvZn7V_2XCvvzkcwVIZG0hJNUT0DoX8OxnYD4BRbVnSZx4MxSWwTV-NC38nO9HCXDcdPczwPhUL_Q4346lQYAY1bcsMyB3B7gjhcVIqHixQNheOZCFwYSiwujUSrGi5mONJb1bGTQ0C45yzaImvtIeVIkzBdkayASAW4BqLw42DfiB79pLajNjyU567F1rRtCVCvYAvsBKqH5ozH8RnCJwhDi7QSyXFkm99mXzHA9Yv07YFK91kLLLHZ3ezpgJzwjeEe1ij3Oyd0coT3HyRptQ&__tn__=-R
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Here is CBC's article about the the Green Party of Québec's position on Montreal's plastic bag ban. The ban is a step in the right direction but does not go far enough! The City of Montreal’s plan to ban the distribution of single-use plastic bags as of Jan. 1, 2018, may...
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Tyrrell spoke of the progress that has recently been made towards the climate—locally and globally—with some Quebec politicians moving towards environmental change. For example, Tyrrell said Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard hasspoken out against hydraulic fracturing on Anticosti Island, which is located in the Gulf of the St. Lawrence. Recently Montreal Mayor...
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