Sunday, September 12, 2021
What better way to start the week than a protest to save local wetlands? This morning, I was outside the Montréal courthouse to support the Coalition Verte - Green Coalition and TechnoparcOiseaux who are beginning a three week trial to stop the city of Montreal from distorting some of the most bio diverse wetlands...
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Alex Tyrrell issued the following statement on November 13, 2019 The Mayor of Montreal has just announced that the city will abolish their highly controversial anti-protest by-law known as P-6. As someone who has been arbitrarily arrested, searched and handcuffed behind...
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Photo: Marc Bruxelle | Dreamstime Last night I spoke at a protest calling for free public transit in Montreal and beyond. Free public transit is one of the best ways to fight climate change and social inequality. Free transit is an economic policy that is designed to increase transit ridership by...
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Today I attended a demonstration against the Legault government's immigration reform. While students were speaking, members of extreme right groups entered the crowd and began pushing people while screaming racist slogans right as the speeches were being getting underway. The police intervened quickly, but not quickly enough in my opinion. The...
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Read the article on CBC The leader of the Green Party of Quebec said he's considering running to be Elizabeth May's successor and that the party needs to develop a platform that Canada's left can rally behind. While the federal Green Party leader has not confirmed that she is planning to step...
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The Legault government is out of line in attacking foreign students who, after spending years in Quebec, would like to be part of our society. It is a heartless gesture that will break up families, friendships, professional relations and destroy opportunities for many young immigrants. As I have already said, the...
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Montreal Gazette: Alex Tyrrell, leader of the Quebec Green Party (which is different from the Green Party of Canada), said he found the government and Bill 21 racist. “If we look at who is targeted by the law, who wears religious symbols, it’s visible minorities, so it’s a racist law,”...
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Alex Tyrrell received his B.Sc. in Environmental Science from Concordia University, a degree which he completed while simultaneously leading the Green Party of Quebec. While receiving the diploma he urged Concordia President to divest from fossil fuels. https://www.facebook.com/alex.tyrrell.92/posts/1906835376196415?__xts__%5B0%5D=68.ARCZ-17AZV6TINg4uYUAhuNnTCVtLwIy8uJjnGIgFSLz6CgIA87J0GpoXXuieRNpI1MFUCaH-IwfTh_KCoskJ4wFjKIm-dYL_1Khe-pp4bEYbE01qFvhOzSN5oe2uhKOntJe2B6fV-sxsC58A_zMUd6V7cp-TKP_dtyHk-oJp-VHYSxq15TLzCuAYDLHXIkZp6JQSPrTVGm-JOj-UcT19QMXb6pguGG1pFUErYMbL4MxsURrbUb7y0TSyYktuwFl7K7jZV9X8NCZpmMtXXhStuMxCrC8Wg&__tn__=-R https://www.facebook.com/alex.tyrrell.92/posts/1906839436196009
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On Friday, December 19, 2014 at 5:45 p.m., I witnessed this muscular arrest by STM security guards at the Vendôme metro station. The video begins at the moment I entered the station, so I did not witness what provoked this intervention. However, several people at the scene have maintained that...
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