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    Green Party Convention Featured Speakers

    Media Release | Wednesday, 15 Aug 2012
    SIDNEY -- The Saanich-Gulf Islands riding association is proud to host the 2012 Green Party Convention in Sidney, BC, this weekend, August 17-19th, 2012 and welcomes tremendous speakers. “I’m so...

    Oshawa Ethanol Plant More Greed Than Green?

    Media Release | Monday, 13 Aug 2012
    Patronage, not the Environment Appears to be Behind Project OTTAWA – The Harper Conservatives’ latest move to support the building of a $200-million ethanol processing plant on Oshawa’s valuable...

    Green Party National Convention Takes a Local Approach

    Media Release | Sunday, 12 Aug 2012
    SAANICH-GULF ISLANDS -The Green Party is holding its 2012 National Convention in Sidney, BC, situated in the Saanich-Gulf Islands riding of its federal leader, Elizabeth May. In the 2011 Election,...

    Harper Conservatives' Emission Cuts Are Just More Hot Air

    Media Release | Thursday, 09 Aug 2012
    OTTAWA – The Harper Conservatives released their updated Canada’s Emissions Trends Report yesterday and, true to form, Environment Minister Peter Kent is determined to take credit for the fact that...

    International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples

    Statement | Thursday, 09 Aug 2012
    OTTAWA - The Green Party of Canada is joining with many across the globe to mark the International Day of the World's Indigenous People on August 9.  This year's theme is: "Indigenous Media,...

    British Columbia “firewall” anyone?

    Blog | Wednesday, 08 Aug 2012
    For anyone familiar with Stephen Harper’s role as a provincial rights advocate, the federal posturing on the Enbridge risky tanker and pipeline scheme is more than ironic. It is a 180 degree about...

    When it Comes to the Pipeline, Harper Talks in Circles

    Blog | Wednesday, 08 Aug 2012
    Yesterday in British Columbia, Prime Minister Stephen Harper tried to sound a note of reason on the subject of the increasingly unpopular proposal to build 1,100 kilometres of pipeline through the...

    August 6th is Hiroshima Day

    Statement | Monday, 06 Aug 2012
    OTTAWA -- Today, thousands across the globe will take part in commemoration ceremonies to remember the dropping of the first atomic bomb on the Japanese city of Hiroshima on August 6, 1945 and the...