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Advisory: Elizabeth May participates in the Walk for the Salish Sea

Media Advisory | Wednesday, 24 May 2017
(OTTAWA) – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), participates in several events for the Walk for the Salish Sea, a four-day walk and fundraiser from Songhees...

Statement on Victoria Day 2017

Statement | Monday, 22 May 2017
(OTTAWA) – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), released the following statement on Victoria Day: “Today, we recognize the official birthday of Her Majesty...

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

Blog | 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...

Statement on the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia

Statement | Wednesday, 17 May 2017
(OTTAWA) – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), released the following statement on the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia: “In...

Auditor General slams Liberals for failing to provide numbers in phase-out of fossil fuel subsidies

Media Release | Tuesday, 16 May 2017
(OTTAWA) – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), responded to today’s report from Auditor General Michael Ferguson: “Today’s Auditor General report is...

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

Blog | 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...

Statement on Lyme Disease Awareness Day 2017

Media Release | Wednesday, 10 May 2017
(OTTAWA) – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), release the following statement for Lyme Disease Awareness Day, part of Lyme Disease Awareness Month: “Thanks...

Green Party of Canada congratulates BC Greens on unprecedented breakthrough

Media Release | Wednesday, 10 May 2017
(OTTAWA) – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), congratulates the BC Greens and Leader Andrew Weaver on their unprecedented breakthrough in British Columbia...

Statement on Vesak Day 2017

Statement | Tuesday, 09 May 2017
(OTTAWA) – Vesak Day is the most sacred day to millions of Buddhists around the world to remember the birth, enlightenment and death of Gautama Buddha – the founder of Buddhism. “The Buddha’s life...

Mental Health Week: Reforms needed to mental health services to improve well-being and boost the economy

Statement | Wednesday, 03 May 2017
(OTTAWA) – During Mental Health Week, the Green Party of Canada is highlighting the personal, social, and economic benefits that can be gained from strengthening mental health services across the...