Maia Knight, Candidate for the Green Party, Ajax, is a first-year Carleton University student who is currently studying Journalism and Political Science. From a very young age, she has been passionate about Green politics and has espoused its core tenets of ecological wisdom, social justice, grassroots democracy, and nonviolence. When she was a high school student, Maia demonstrated leadership as an Eco Council President and Eco Representative. She believes it's time for a significant change in Canadian politics!
She is bolstered by the determination and optimism of our nation's youth and excited by the possibility of innovative changes that will benefit all Canadians. She is committed to the Vision of the Green Party of Canada, which includes a green economy, support for small businesses, green transportation and infrastructure, affordability for all, democratic reform, expanded health care, and support for our seniors, students, and indigenous communities.
Maia believes that Canada is in the position to take a leading role on combating climate change and transition the economy towards renewable energy. She hopes to be a part of the movement towards a more sustainable future.
It's time to change the political status quo and build a future that is powered by the people.