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    Talisman Failing to Respect Indigenous Rights in Peru

    Media Release | Monday, 30 Apr 2012
    OTTAWA - The Green Party of Canada is expressing great concern over the actions of Canadian oil company Talisman in the Achuar territory in Peru.  “The Achuar are crying out for help from Canada to...

    Remembering Chernobyl

    Media Release | Thursday, 26 Apr 2012
    OTTAWA - On April 26th, the world once again pauses to remember the horrible tragedy that was Chernobyl and considers whether nuclear power is worth the risk. “Any short term energy benefits of...

    May Warns of Sabotage to Women`s Rights

    Media Release | Thursday, 26 Apr 2012
    Woodworth Motion an Effort to End Abortion Access OTTAWA – Conservative Stephen Woodworth’s motion M-312 on the legal status of abortion to be introduced in the House of Commons today for debate will...

    Petition Calls for End to Security Certificates

    Media Release | Wednesday, 25 Apr 2012
    OTTAWA – Green Party leader Elizabeth May today submitted a petition, collected by the family of terrorism suspect Mohamed Harkat, opposing the use of Security Certificates. At the same time, she...

    Harper Conservatives Weaken Fisheries Protection

    Media Release | Tuesday, 24 Apr 2012
    In the guise of merely clarifying the Fisheries Act, the Harper Conservatives have introduced changes with the potential to remove federal protection of ecosystems across Canada. "As the Fisheries...

    Earth Day More Important than Ever

    Media Release | Sunday, 22 Apr 2012
    SIDNEY, BC - Since the first Earth Day in 1970, Canada has seen steady progress in environmental legislation and protections  -- until this year. This Earth Week was marked by announcements from the...

    Thank you volunteers!

    Media Release | Thursday, 19 Apr 2012
    April 15 to 21 is National Volunteer Week across Canada. The Green Party of Canada sends a sincere thank you to all of the many volunteers across the country who engage in their communities. "All...