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Elizabeth May aims to protect individual rights and freedoms with amendments to anti-terrorism bill

Media Release | Wednesday, 25 Apr 2018
(OTTAWA) – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), submitted 46 amendments to Bill C-59, An Act Respecting National Security Matters. Bill C-59 is the Liberal...

“Canada is falling short” Elizabeth May agrees with the Environment Commissioner’s assessment

Media Release | Tuesday, 24 Apr 2018
(OTTAWA) -- The Commissioner of the Environment and Sustainable Development, Julie Gelfand, tabled three reports in Parliament today -- on salmon aquaculture, conserving biodiversity and on Canada’s...

Advisory: Join David Suzuki, Sarah Harmer, Elizabeth May and Mike Schreiner in Guelph for an Earth Day rally

Media Advisory | Thursday, 19 Apr 2018
(OTTAWA) -- Green Party of Canada Leader Elizabeth May, David Suzuki and Sarah Harmer will be in Guelph, Ontario for an Earth Day rally in support of Mike Schreiner and the Green Party of Ontario....

Green Party of Canada statement on Israel’s 70th birthday

Statement | Thursday, 19 Apr 2018
(OTTAWA) — The Green Party of Canada extends our warm wishes to all those celebrating Israel’s 70th birthday, referred to in Hebrew as Yom Ha’atzmaut. “For Jewish-Israelis and in Jewish communities...

Elizabeth May welcomes decision to replace Centre for Plant Health

Media Release | Wednesday, 18 Apr 2018
(SIDNEY, B.C.) — Green Party of Canada leader Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands) is applauding the announcement by Agriculture and Agri-Food Minister Lawrence MacAulay that the federal...

Green Party condemns Trudeau’s Kinder Morgan bailout

Media Release | Sunday, 15 Apr 2018
(OTTAWA) — Green Party leader Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands) has condemned the Trudeau administration’s latest attempt to force through the completion of Kinder Morgan’s Trans Mountain...

Advisory: Elizabeth May speaks at Berkeley

Media Advisory | Thursday, 12 Apr 2018
(OTTAWA) – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), is giving the 2018 Thomas Garden Barnes Lecture at Berkeley University. The event is presented by the...

Canada must not remain silent on the Israeli military actions in Gaza

Statement | Monday, 09 Apr 2018
Statement by Green Party of Canada leader Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands) From March 30 to April 6, I participated in a study trip to areas of Palestine and Israel with 17 other MPs from all...

Green Party of Canada statement for Passover 2018

Statement | Friday, 30 Mar 2018
(OTTAWA) — As Jewish families gather this evening for the first seder of the Passover holiday, the Green Party of Canada extends our warmest wishes to all Canadians celebrating over the next eight...

Statement for Easter 2018

Statement | Friday, 30 Mar 2018
(OTTAWA) — The Green Party of Canada extends our warmest wishes to all those celebrating the Christian holiday of Easter.   Good Friday is marked around the world as the death of Jesus Christ, with...