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Canada 150: Thoughts on July 1, 2017

Canada 150:  Thoughts on July 1, 2017 Janet Keeping, Leader, Green Party of Alberta Reflecting on Canada 150, this is what hits me hardest:  I am exceedingly grateful to live in Canada.  Most people in the world live in countries governed by brute force and tyranny, by discriminatory and arbitrary dictatorial regimes.  Even some of …

THE CONTEST FOR OUR NEW LEADER IS ON!

Janet Keeping has decided to step down as leader after five years of building the Green Party of Alberta’s reputation.  She thinks it’s time for the party to have a younger leader and for herself to have more time with her far-flung family. The new leader will be elected at the party’s AGM on November …

Welcome to our new website!!!

New look, new feel! After much anticipation we are happy to announce our new website is up and running! Many thanks to Jill, David, Madeleine, Peter, Dominique and Chris for their diligent efforts in upgrading the website! If you have any concerns or comments about our new look please direct them to Marco.reid@greenpartyofalberta.ca We hope …

Everything you wanted to know about Constituency Associations, and were afraid to ask: A Workshop held during the 2016 AGM

Reasons to support the Green Party of Alberta

As part of the AGM on October 1, there was a workshop on Constituency Associations organized and facilitated by Susan Stratton and Dick Willott, both members of the Executive Council.  Here is Susan’s and DIck’s report on the workshop: We [Susan and Dick] opened by updating the group on the current status of Green CAs …

Alberta remains a petro-state under the NDs: extorting pipeline approvals for cooperation on climate change is ludicrous

Greens respond to Alberta's climate plan

By Janet Keeping, Leader, Green Party of Alberta The Canadian federal government recently announced it would impose a carbon reduction scheme on any province that does not take steps on its own to price carbon effectively.  The goal is to ensure that Canada meets its commitments under the international agreement signed in Paris last year …