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    The Greens Recognize Diwali – the “Festival of Lights”

    Statement | Tuesday, 13 Nov 2012
    The Green Party of Canada wishes to recognize the Hindu festival of Diwali which starts today and continues for five days until Saturday.  This “festival of lights,” as it is popularly referred to,...

    Statement for Eid al-Adha

    Statement | Friday, 26 Oct 2012
    The Green Party would like to recognize Eid al-Adha, the Feast of the Sacrifice, a very important day for Muslims in the Islamic month of Dhu al-Hijjah. It is the beginning of the annual, three-day...

    Statement for Eid al-Adha

    Statement | Friday, 26 Oct 2012
    The Green Party would like to recognize Eid al-Adha, the Feast of the Sacrifice, a very important day for Muslims in the Islamic month of Dhu al-Hijjah. It is the beginning of the annual, three-day...

    Disarmament Week Statement

    Statement | Wednesday, 24 Oct 2012
    The Green Party will be marking Disarmament Week, beginning October 24 on the anniversary of the 1945 founding of the United Nations, “This very important week of observance was originally...

    Teacher's Day Statement

    Statement | Friday, 05 Oct 2012
    The Green Party of Canada is proud to recognize the teaching profession today. We know that in classrooms across this country from kindergarten to the university doctorate level there are trained...

    Green Leader Congratulates Lorraine Rekmans

    Statement | Wednesday, 03 Oct 2012
    OTTAWA – Elizabeth May, Green Party of Canada Leader and MP for Saanich-Gulf Islands, wishes to congratulate Lorraine Rekmans on receiving a Rosalie Bertell Award this week. “This award is a well-...

    Khadr Repatriated But Far Too Late

    Statement | Tuesday, 02 Oct 2012
    OTTAWA – The Green Party of Canada wishes to commend the Harper Conservatives for finally repatriating Omar Khadr from the infamous prison at Guantanamo Bay in Cuba. The Greens have been advocating...

    Congratulations to new NB Greens’ Leader David Coon

    Statement | Monday, 24 Sep 2012
    OTTAWA – The Green Party of Canada congratulates Mr. David Coon after his election as Leader of the Green Party of New Brunswick on September 22nd 2012. “I congratulate David for his election. I was...

    Sustainable Peace for a Sustainable Future

    Statement | Friday, 21 Sep 2012
    OTTAWA –Statement by Green Party of Canada Leader Elizabeth May, MP for Saanich-Gulf Islands, on the occasion of the International Day of Peace: “The theme chosen this year by the United Nations for...

    L'Shana Tova

    Statement | Tuesday, 18 Sep 2012
    The Green Party of Canada wishes you L'Shana Tova as we celebrate Rosh Hashanah and G'mar Hatimah Tovah for the upcoming holiday of Yom Kippur on September 26th.  “On these holiest Jewish holidays,...