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Key promised reforms dealing with C-51 and omnibus budget bills C-38 and C-45

Tuesday, 22 Aug 2017 - Now that we have had 18 months under the new Trudeau administration, a pattern has become clear. In approaching promises from the campaign to reverse changes made under the previous government, those...

Elizabeth May: The Slow Pace of Parliament (Policy Magazine)

Wednesday, 21 Jun 2017 - The Slow Pace of Parliament Policy Magazine, June 2017 Right after the 2015 election, I wrote a two-part blog titled “Fixing what Harper broke.” It serves as an ongoing checklist of the areas that...

Elizabeth May: The Liberals’ climate plan? A chocolate cake diet

Sunday, 21 May 2017 - First, let’s get out of the way any notion that the Trudeau administration is no better than the Conservatives under Stephen Harper. Trudeau and his cabinet are far superior by any sensible...

Elizabeth May: A Green Balance of Power in BC – Policy Magazine

Monday, 15 May 2017 - A Green Balance of Power in BCAt a moment in politics when it seems positive firsts are few and far between, the news that the BC Green Party — the BC cousin of the federal Greens — will be forming...

Elizabeth in Island Tides: Another Liberal promise about to be broken on Canada’s navigable waters?

Wednesday, 26 Apr 2017 - This article originally appeared in Island Tides (April 27, 2017). Read the Green Party of Canada's related media release here. Another promise about to be broken?  Will Liberals restore the...

Elizabeth May: How Justin Trudeau fed the wrong wolf

Thursday, 02 Feb 2017 - There is an old parable of a North American indigenous culture. My best sources say it is Cherokee, but I first heard it from a Mi’qmak elder. It is the story of a grandfather who told his small...

What happened in our Calgary meeting – and what you will be asked to ratify

Monday, 05 Dec 2016 - We emerged united and energized from a very successful meeting in Calgary. We have reconfirmed our commitment to our traditional core values as a party. These values include the commitment to...

Elizabeth May’s brief on C-51 and national security

Monday, 28 Nov 2016 - Respond to the Online Consultation on National Security before Dec. 15 here. The following is a shortened response to the Green Paper, Our security, Our Rights: National Security Green Paper, 2016....

Elizabeth May: Electoral reform committee has set records for public consultation – let’s not throw that away

Friday, 28 Oct 2016 - Ever since the Special Parliamentary Committee on Electoral Reform was created in June, we have had a designation in the House of Commons emails and online presence as ERRE: “Electoral Reform-Réforme...

Elizabeth May: 8,000 year-old ancient relic sand under Petronas LNG pilings

Wednesday, 19 Oct 2016 - How corrupt is the environmental review process? Or how is it that DFO, CEAA and NRCan decided that Petronas LNG was not a threat to the Skeena Salmon? I do not use the word ‘corrupt’ lightly. If not...