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Green Party Leader Elizabeth May to visit Montreal on cross-Canada Community Matters Tour

Media Advisory | Monday, 04 Feb 2019
OTTAWA -- The Leader of the Green Party of Canada, Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands) will host a Town Hall meeting in Montreal this week, the first stop on a nationwide Community Matters tour...

Green Party of Canada Statement on Black History Month

Statement | Friday, 01 Feb 2019
OTTAWA  ― February 1 marks the beginning of the 23rd annual Black History Month in Canada. The Green Party of Canada honours the achievements made by black Canadians, while acknowledging that more...

Halifax takes bold action on climate change

Media Release | Friday, 01 Feb 2019
The Green Party of Canada applauds Halifax Regional Municipality (HRM) for its bold statement on climate change this week. HRM councillors voted unanimously in favour of a motion proposed by City...

Statement on the second anniversary of the Quebec City mosque massacre

Statement | Tuesday, 29 Jan 2019
OTTAWA – Two years ago today, six men were murdered and 19 others were wounded when a gunman opened fire in a sanctuary where they had gathered to pray. The six dead are: Ibrahima Barry aged 39,...

Green Party of Canada statement on the situation in Venezuela

Statement | Monday, 28 Jan 2019
OTTAWA ― Beset by corruption, runaway inflation, starvation and mass migration, Venezuela is a country in chaos that demands an international response. Canada must weigh in but not by supporting a...

Distinguished economists validate the Green Party’s economic policy

Media Release | Friday, 25 Jan 2019
OTTAWA—What do Elizabeth May and the Green Party of Canada have in common with 27 Nobel economics laureates, all four living former chairs of the Federal Reserve, 15 former chairmen of the president'...

“It’s not too late to do the right thing. Let Jagmeet Singh run unopposed,” says Elizabeth May

Media Release | Thursday, 17 Jan 2019
OTTAWA -- Federal Green Party Leader Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands) is urging the Liberal Party to belatedly follow the Green Party’s lead in extending the leader’s courtesy to NDP Leader...

Green Party calls for ban on seismic testing off Newfoundland and Labrador

Media Release | Thursday, 17 Jan 2019
OTTAWA –  Scientists from the federal Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) are reporting a dangerous decline in populations of phytoplankton and zooplankton in the waters off Newfoundland and...

The Left? The Right?

Blog | Monday, 14 Jan 2019
Last week, Maclean’s requested Elizabeth May’s Green perspective on a piece they were working on about the current left-right spectrum of Canadian politics. Elizabeth May responded that Greens do not...

Green Party stands with the Wet’suwet’en

Media Release | Wednesday, 09 Jan 2019
OTTAWA – Green Party of Canada Leader, Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), stands with the Wet’suwet’en in their protest against the Coastal GasLink pipeline. Yesterday she showed her...