Monday, June 21, 2021
One of the main themes of my campaign is to improve the representation of women in the Quebec Green Party. Here is a list of proposals that I will formally propose to the party following my election as leader. They will be debated and voted on by the members at...
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The so called « only democracy in the middle east » has just passed a law banning #BDS activists from entering the country: http://bit.ly/2mce8Gl The pre-condition for any healthy democracy is open and transparent debate. This travel ban is designed to oppress political expression. We will not be intimidated and will not give...
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Howie Hawkins, Green Party candidate for Governor of New York has been running an excellent campaign leading up to the US elections this week. His progressive campaign has focused on the need to end racial segregation, eliminate poverty, ban franking in New York and restore funding to public schools and...
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Here is an article about the protest I attended in Lac-Mégantic on Sunday. “The people of Lac-Mégantic are victims of our collective dependence on fossil fuels,” said Green Party leader Alex Tyrrell who attended the protest, “they deserve our full support, and the fact that they are taking to the...
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As someone who was present during the 2006 school shooting at Dawson College that killed one of my fellow students and shot 11 others, every single school shooting that has occurred since then leads me to think back to that unfortunate and preventable event that occurred during my second...
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Today in Le Devoir, a group of Green Party members who are seeking revenge after I spoke out about Elizabeth May’s support for the Alberta Tar Sands are trying to call into question my integrity for receiving a living wage for my full time work at the Green Party...
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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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On labour day, Alex Tyrrell made a campaign stop in Trois Rivieres to call for a reduction of the work week to 32 hours within 4 years as well as other measures to support workers and their rights and unions. https://www.facebook.com/alex.tyrrell.92/posts/2143638135849470 https://www.facebook.com/alex.tyrrell.92/videos/2143728005840483/?__xts__%5B0%5D=68.ARDlQHuEg_hHJdNgjH6iQKhDDddIzC9mBZzvt3yoTMhmU8t7oisLH2_UIxW7mCJw2LYM35HFMjzkHo3M2pQMomW-o25bykXbBREaAUG2jLAY_H0qlGOKoFKGs3iCFGX8enM0aaLY9tg479ut1LGEnVCmz1rvRQ20USsCRfSPabVT0EIxA2jH0NXhuPSltaqjMnhFIa9MH0bkuFYG5BDr76q-9GpTH4NtXt-ln__L3Ii8cCJFq4jWMyUx24y9pSTwxmMZHSPH1MgrPg&__tn__=-R https://www.facebook.com/alex.tyrrell.92/posts/2143928802487070 https://www.facebook.com/alex.tyrrell.92/videos/2143554825857801/ https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=2143708925842391&set=a.1399768723569752&type=3
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On Aug. 7 in Ottawa, delegates at the Green Party of Canada’s federal convention voted overwhelmingly to endorse boycott, divestment and sanctions against the sectors of the Israeli economy that benefit from the occupation of Palestinian territories. The result of this pristine exercise in grassroots democracy did not sit well...
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