Friday, October 15, 2021
Very happy to be featured in the new documentary Québec 4 Palestine! My interview starts at 13:35 discussing the Green Party of Québec's support for BDS, the current climate unconditional support for the Israeli government in Canadian politics and the need to move towards a more balanced foreign policy in...
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Alex Tyrrell as well as Green Party candidates and supporters are interviewed by CTV Montreal while campaigning in the 2014 Quebec general election campaign. The piece contains scenes filmed at Green Party HQ and out on the campaign trail. https://www.facebook.com/alex.tyrrell.92/posts/1480630508816906
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This morning I was on Ecolibrium, CKUT Montreal for a feature interview with host Ryan N. Young. We discussed a number of issues including the Energy East pipeline, austerity measures, the PCB spill in Pointe-Claire as well recent developments in provincial and federal politics. The link to the broadcast is below. My part starts...
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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 will be on CBC News Montreal this evening commenting on a story about organized crime illegally dumping toxic soil on agricultural lands and near water bodies in the Laurentians. The measures announced today by Québec and Montreal are a step in the right direction but will not correct the...
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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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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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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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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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