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    His Holiness the Dalai Lama visits Ottawa

    Statement | Monday, 30 Apr 2012
    His Holiness the Dalai Lama visited Ottawa this week on his world tour, spreading a message of hope and compassion.  The exiled spiritual leader of Tibet said with a laugh, “If I were to join a...

    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...

    Elizabeth May Comments on Bill C-38 Budget Implementation

    Statement | Thursday, 26 Apr 2012
    OTTAWA – Bill C-38, An Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on March 29, 2012 and other measures, is 420 pages. Most has nothing to do with fiscal matters or what a...

    Elizabeth May Comments on Bill C-38 Budget Implementation

    Statement | Thursday, 26 Apr 2012
    OTTAWA – Bill C-38, An Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on March 29, 2012 and other measures, is 420 pages. Most has nothing to do with fiscal matters or what a...

    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...