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Elizabeth May: Winner-take-all voting does not belong in the Green Party

Monday, 26 Sep 2016 - In early October, you will be receiving important information by email.  In addition to more details on the Special Meeting of members (December 3-4 in Calgary), you will be asked to vote on line...

Blog: The Role of Shadow Cabinet members

Thursday, 15 Sep 2016 - Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), released the following blog post: Thanks to those who have sent letters and notes of support.  It is clearly not a happy...

Hot Climate News in Canada

Saturday, 03 Sep 2016 - The summer of 2016 was a record breaker. July was the hottest month ever recorded and 2016 is on track to be the hottest year ever recorded. The heat wave in the United States was described as a ‘...

What I would have said...

Monday, 15 Aug 2016 - As you can very well imagine, I have received hundreds of emails from constituents, members and Canadians since my party's Convention on Sunday.  The emails span nearly every conceivable...

After a lost decade, it’s time to ratchet up our target

Wednesday, 15 Jun 2016 - The context of our current challenge in the intertwined imperative for both a strong climate and energy strategy is embedded in former prime minister Stephen Harper’s record. We have lost 10 years....

Elizabeth May to the Globe and Mail

Tuesday, 26 Apr 2016 - The following was sent by Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada, to the Globe and Mail, as a response to their recent Konrad Yakabuski opinion column, "Can an expanding economy be a low-...

Climate: Time to do what is necessary

Monday, 25 Apr 2016 -   I write this from the train heading back from New York to Canada. The last time I made this trip was September 2014, coming home from the Peoples’ Climate March. My daughter and I marched with over...

Budget Submission to Finance Minister Bill Morneau

Thursday, 25 Feb 2016 - The following is a budget submission from Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada, to Minister of Finance Bill Morneau.   Dear Minister, Thank you for the opportunity to submit budgetary...

Unravelling the nightmarish Gordian Knot of Syria

Wednesday, 24 Feb 2016 - The Liberal government has followed through on its campaign commitment to pull Canadian CF-18 fighter jets out of Iraq and Syria.  Simultaneously, Prime Minister Trudeau announced that we will be...

Season's Greetings from Elizabeth May

Monday, 21 Dec 2015 - A holiday message from Green Party Leader, Elizabeth May