News

    The No Comment Department

    Blog | Tuesday, 20 May 2008
    It is tempting to use The New Yorker approach with the following press release and file it in the "No Comment Department" as so absurd on its face, no further comment is required. ...

    Tribute to Charles Caccia

    Blog | Monday, 05 May 2008
    For those of you who might not know, Canada lost a great environmentalist on Saturday when Charles Caccia died following a serious stroke earlier in the week. Charles Caccia served in the House of...

    Confessions of an Environmentalist

    Blog | Thursday, 01 May 2008
    An alternative title is: We are living in the best and the worst of times. Never has the support for the Green Party – and the solutions we have been advocating for 25 years – been greater and...

    Taking the back roads to Clinton

    Blog | Sunday, 27 Apr 2008
    On Friday I woke up at a friend’s place in Owen Sound after one of the more spectacular Green Party events I have attended. We had a successful fundraising “meet and greet” (50 people at $100 each)...

    Earth Day 2008

    Blog | Tuesday, 22 Apr 2008
    Earth Day started on April 22, 1970 by Gaylord Nelson and Dennis Hayes. It had the 1960s spirit of "teach-ins."Earth Day is 38 years old today. Started on April 22, 1970 by Gaylord Nelson and...

    Filibuster

    Blog | Thursday, 10 Apr 2008
    There was a dramatic flourish as Conservative MP Jeff Watson pulled his McDonald’s meal from its Golden Arches paper bag. He grinned like the Cheshire Cat when asked how long his intervention might...