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Green Party Statement on National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence against Women

Statement | Sunday, 06 Dec 2015
(OTTAWA) - The National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women marks the anniversary of the 1989 murders of 14 women at l'École Polytechnique de Montréal. Today, the Green Party of...

Green Party Statement on Remembrance Day

Statement | Wednesday, 11 Nov 2015
OTTAWA –Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada and MP (Saanich–Gulf Islands), recognized the incredible contributions made by Canadian veterans: “Canadians across the country gather...

Green Party Statement on Diwali and Bandi Chhor Divas

Statement | Wednesday, 11 Nov 2015
OTTAWA –Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada and MP (Saanich–Gulf Islands), issued the following statement on Diwali and Bandi Chhor Divas, also known as the ‘Festival of Lights,’ which...

Green Party applauds Obama administration’s decision to reject Keystone pipeline

Statement | Friday, 06 Nov 2015
(OTTAWA) – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party and MP (Saanich-Gulf Islands), commended the Obama administration’s decision today to reject TransCanada Corporation’s application to build the...

Elizabeth May welcomes Conservative Interim Leader Rona Ambrose

Statement | Thursday, 05 Nov 2015
(OTTAWA) Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada, released the following statement after Rona Ambrose was announced as the new Conservative Interim Leader: “I welcome Ms. Ambrose as the...

Green Party Statement on Tragedy in Tofino

Statement | Monday, 26 Oct 2015
(OTTAWA) –Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada and MP (Saanich – Gulf Islands), issued the following statement after a tour vessel from a Tofino whale-watching company sank Sunday...

Green Party Statement on International Day of the Girl Child

Statement | Sunday, 11 Oct 2015
(OTTAWA) - Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (Saanich- Gulf Island), released the following call to action regarding International Day of the Girl Child: “Today is the day when we...

Green Party Statement on World Mental Health Day

Statement | Saturday, 10 Oct 2015
(OTTAWA)  – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (Saanich – Gulf Islands), issued a call to action about mental health issues on WorldMental Health Day:  “The theme for this year’s ...

Conservative Minister Chris Alexander and Stephen Harper misled the House on Syrian Refugee Processing

Statement | Thursday, 08 Oct 2015
May: “This amounts to contempt of Parliament and Canadians deserve better” OTTAWA – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party (Saanich-Gulf Islands), released the following statement today after the...

Green Party Statement on International Teachers' Day

Statement | Monday, 05 Oct 2015
(OTTAWA) October 5, 2015 – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (Saanich – Gulf Islands), issued the following statement on World Teachers’ Day: “Canadians owe a large debt to our...