Thursday, September 16, 2021
Great news from the Green Party of Canada's special #BDS convention in Calgary, Alberta! The BDS policy was upheld by a super majority of almost 85%. Congratulations to Dimitri Lascaris, Lisa Barrett and all of the progressive members of the federal Green Party that stood up for human rights by presenting this resolution that has shattered...
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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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While the progressive community struggles to come to terms with the results of the US election, it is important to keep in mind what got us into this mess in the first place; the moderates. In the primary campaign, Bernie Sanders laid out a progressive platform that called for substantial...
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As part of the great debate currently taking place in Canada's Green movement on the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) campaign against Israel's occupation, denouncing the  illegal treatment of the Palestinian People, the Provincial Council of the Green Party of Québec formally expresses its support for the BDS movement. This international...
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Thank you to everyone who came out for a great discussion at the North Bay #BDS Town Hall with Dimitri Lascaris last night! It was an excellent experience to hear from the people of Northern Ontario on this and other important issues such as the Energy East pipeline. I am now heading to Temiscaming, Qc...
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Last month, the Green Party of Canada adopted a position in favour of BDS. On September 29th join us for an evening of conversation on BDS, what it is, why it's important and what we can do to ensure that the Green Party of Canada's position is not overturned...
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This morning I took part in a protest and press conference organized by the People's Coalition for Responsible Civil Aviation. At a time when the speed of climate change is ever increasing it is not acceptable that governments around the world continue to systematically exclude aviation emissions from carbon reduction...
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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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Pipeline companies have no respect for indigenous peoples, their lands or sacred burial sites. By attacking members of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe the oil industry will only galvanise opposition to these highly polluting and environmentally unsustainable colonial pipeline projects. Alex Tyrrell Leader of the Green Party of Québec https://www.facebook.com/alex.tyrrell.92/posts/1787149914831629 https://www.facebook.com/alex.tyrrell.92/posts/1787163898163564 https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=1786781101535177&set=a.1400657033480921&type=3 https://www.facebook.com/alex.tyrrell.92/posts/1786294851583802?__xts__%5B0%5D=68.ARCM5APGz_8w9bk4OVkASDlG5gESmv_Z_Y9zR5_JpejSpwZVTYPMPNTqgec3YNXEoqLLD-kAp-sl7akv79cfmrlaJFDGsyUKMBoI-_FDDBflOyKQl5uPOD41QOaEc5ZvwtJjxAKMQtOlT_7K_OxdIXK_QnMmDsRIMH9AtUakt6dR5jg5MRkcTyNjEIRm545GRPZeg-K8CC7UVGwtC1Fx64JKFh4N5R8yNA27-HBwG-k8O_Bq5kOkxz7JBqG1Hc4fCdYG5kwUUxjN1wgvc_7d0e_9JGxXeG9brhj5_7ff5HSQNsKoH4HViZHwpfsZ_B3uNYe6K_aMlO4PAicqhI1jj-33muaA6zE&__tn__=-R https://www.facebook.com/alex.tyrrell.92/posts/1787551494791471?__xts__%5B0%5D=68.ARDLR-R3mGEE-XJhwjI6r6GXjqJC3Vxst5ddloZeiRXfE0qLVaNbNbU3C_COfahJpBlPaP4ggHsWgzwnq91OmhTpz2um7gHcQdoK7Uyad1B3SNjriIN_gQazi48dgOdEBB5QUJMP1VgEGh6bdcFUzyZbpGketfqaSWq__vubbvote91v76VGimFwhXXv9Xy5Uel0krnAMout28oSaBAHIVNYh7YW8_KwIZ22AVAjY1dqJRYkzYYsuatxq2Su9Sa3FHlgqz3KKYhBGQbjCsyGNbGlp0sctE1s_x_j7hGoCdmw3JZ6eXmy4DOLFjqVc-rcWZdGR0Ovy_RX_pIPhDdWaTv8dLyLV0h51A&__tn__=-R https://www.facebook.com/alex.tyrrell.92/posts/1787809861432301 https://www.facebook.com/alex.tyrrell.92/posts/1787910911422196 https://www.facebook.com/alex.tyrrell.92/posts/1788666551346632    
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