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    Campaign Blog - Day 6

    Blog | Sunday, 09 Aug 2015
    Spent the day in Canada’s second Green riding – Thunder Bay-Superior North. A happy report – everywhere you look there are Green lawn signs for Bruce Hyer running for re-election. It was my second...

    Campaign Blog - Day 5

    Blog | Saturday, 08 Aug 2015
    I am writing from a flight from Toronto to Thunder Bay where I will spend tomorrow campaigning with Green MP and Deputy Leader Bruce Hyer.  I had imagined that in this 2015 election campaign I would...

    Why Pope Francis’s statement is important

    Blog | Friday, 19 Jun 2015
    (OTTAWA) - It is increasingly odd to realize that the voices of the established order, sources of top-down control and out-dated structures, are suddenly allies.  My experience for decades was to...

    Why Pope Francis’s statement is important

    Blog | Friday, 19 Jun 2015
    It is increasingly odd to realize that the voices of the established order, sources of top-down control and out-dated structures, are suddenly allies.  My experience for decades was to deride the...

    5 Things You Need to Know about Bill C-51

    Blog | Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015
    5 Things You Need to Know about Bill C-51 The Harper Government’s So-Called “Anti-Terror Bill” 1. It is an omnibus bill. Bill C-51 is actually five new pieces of legislation rolled into one. To add...

    The Women’s Coalition - It's Good to Dream

    Blog | Friday, 06 Mar 2015
    (OTTAWA) - I could claim “last night I had the strangest dream...”.  It had to do with International Womens’ Day. And suddenly the male leadership decided it had really made too big a mess of things...

    Dear Bitumen - Breaking up with Fossil Fuels

    Blog | Friday, 13 Feb 2015
    Dear Bitumen, I must be blunt – I don’t know what we ever saw in you. You seemed popular, like all of the countries wanted to be with you. We thought maybe your exports could support us financially....