Media Releases

Greens support Algonquins of Barriere Lake

Wednesday, 02 Sep 2009 - OTTAWA -- The Green Party of Canada is expressing their support today for the Algonquins of Barriere Lake, who have blocked logging operations in their territory until agreements signed with Quebec...

Vietnam: Stop Repressing Religion

Tuesday, 01 Sep 2009 - OTTAWA - Since last fall, Vietnam's Religious Police have harassed followers of one of the best known and most respected Buddhist Zen masters in the world today, poet, peace and human rights...

Greens support Brandon candidate

Monday, 31 Aug 2009 - BRANDON -- Green Party Candidate Dave Barnes has the support of his party in his bid to save huge trees, hundreds of years old, from being cut down as part of a road expansion. Barnes and his...

Improving Child and Family Services for First Nations

Monday, 31 Aug 2009 - OTTAWA -- “I would like to commend the Honourable Chuck Strahl, Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development and Federal Interlocutor for Métis and Non-Status Indians, for recognizing that the...

Canada Signals Climate Low Priority at Global Congress

Monday, 31 Aug 2009 - OTTAWA - Canada will not be sending any Ministers to the World Climate Conference-3 in Geneva, the only country not to send either a Minister or an Ambassador, the Green Party has learned.  "Once...

Patrick Mahony appointed Director of Communications for the Green Party of Canada in Quebec

Monday, 31 Aug 2009 - MONTREAL -- The Green Party of Canada is pleased to announce the appointment of Patrick Mahony as Director of Communications for the Green Party of Canada in Quebec.    Patrick Mahony grew up in the...

Conservative MP Joins the Fight to Ban Asbestos

Thursday, 27 Aug 2009 - OTTAWA--The Conservative Party is traditionally a proud supporter of Canada’s asbestos industry, but even its own MPs are starting to oppose this policy.  Sarnia-Lambton Conservative MP, Pat Davidson...

Grassroots Democracy Alive and Well in Simcoe County

Wednesday, 26 Aug 2009 - SIMCOE COUNTY—The world’s most pristine water, which lies in the Alliston Aquifer under part of Simcoe County, is safe from proposed Dump Site 41, for at least the next year.  Simcoe County...

Protecting Canada’s Protected Areas

Tuesday, 25 Aug 2009 - VANCOUVER ISLAND—A protected marine area off the coast of Vancouver Island may become a site for seismic testing by an American research ship this week and environmental groups have warned the...

Iran: Stop the Political Violence!

Monday, 24 Aug 2009 - OTTAWA--While rumours of fraud may be difficult to verify following the recent elections in Iran, what is becoming increasingly evident, is the Iranian regime’s total disregard for basic human rights...

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