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    400 ppm

    Blog | Tuesday, 21 May 2013
    We have now crossed a dangerous line in the global build up of greenhouse gases. Greenhouse gas concentrations have moved from the pre-Industrial Revolution level that never exceeded 280 parts per...

    Mike Duffy, Nigel Wright and Stephen Harper

    Blog | Sunday, 19 May 2013
    There are so many questions raised by the disclosure, by the Prime Minister’s Office no less, that the Chief of Staff cut a personal cheque to cover Mike Duffy’s illegitimate claims for a housing...

    BC Voters Elect Their First Green MLA

    Media Release | Tuesday, 14 May 2013
    VICTORIA, BC – Green Leader Elizabeth May reacted to BC election results tonight before leaving Victoria for Ottawa.“I want to congratulate Green candidate Andrew Weaver for his win tonight. Andrew...

    Being old is not what it used to be

    Blog | Sunday, 12 May 2013
    The CPP is sustainable and reliable, but it is time to review whether RRSP is working as a vehicle. “Old age is not for sissies,” said Bette Davis. Indeed, it is not, but the images from our...

    400 ppm: A Dangerous Pollution Milestone Has Been Passed

    Media Release | Friday, 10 May 2013
    OTTAWA – The concentration of carbon dioxide in Earth’s atmosphere has reached the 400 parts per million (ppm) milestone today according to the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (...

    May 11th is the First-Ever World Lyme Disease Day

    Media Release | Friday, 10 May 2013
    OTTAWA – The Green Party of Canada wishes to mark the first-ever World Lyme Disease Day on Saturday, May 11th. Green Leader Elizabeth May introduced a Private Member’s Bill in June 2012 calling for...

    Canadian democracy – pulse found!

    Blog | Wednesday, 08 May 2013
    The essence of Westminster Parliamentary democracy is that all MPs, including the Prime Minister, are equal, all are elected to represent their constituents, and that, even though a Prime Minister...