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GREENS PASS POLICY RESOLUTIONS TO SUPPORT ANIMAL RIGHTS, BAN CLEAR CUTTING, AND SUPPORT ECOTOURISM

MEDIA RELEASE February 9, 2019 GREENS PASS POLICY RESOLUTIONS TO SUPPORT ANIMAL RIGHTS, BAN CLEAR CUTTING, AND SUPPORT ECOTOURISM CALGARY – Members of the Green Party of Alberta passed a wide range of policy resolutions designed to position the party as a champion of social justice and sustainability in advance of this year’s provincial general …

TACKLE SYSTEMIC INEQUALITY IN POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION, SAYS GREEN PARTY

MEDIA RELEASE January 16, 2019 TACKLE SYSTEMIC INEQUALITY IN POST-SECONDARY  EDUCATION, SAYS GREEN PARTY CALGARY – Post-secondary education in Alberta needs a dramatic overhaul, according to the Green Party of Alberta. Ever-increasing tuition rates are further reducing accessibility to post-secondary education.  Both the federal and provincial governments exacerbate the suffering of low-income students and their …

GREEN PARTY OF ALBERTA SUPPORTS UNIST’OT’EN AND GIDIMT’EN

January 9, 2019 GREEN PARTY OF ALBERTA SUPPORTS UNIST’OT’EN AND GIDIMT’EN CALGARY – The Green Party of Alberta fully supports the Unist’ot’en and Gidimt’en peoples and condemns the unnecessary, expensive and over-the-top actions of the RCMP yesterday (January 8, 2019) in BC.  The Green Party of Alberta is concerned about the ‘police state’ mentality resulting …

GREENS PRAISE CUT IN OIL PRODUCTION, WANT MORATORIUM

MEDIA RELEASE greenpartyofalberta.ca December 5, 2018 GREENS PRAISE CUT IN OIL PRODUCTION, WANT MORATORIUM CALGARY – The recent decision to cut oil production has occasioned praise from the Green Party of Alberta. “This is a step in the right direction, “says party leader, Cheryle Chagnon-Greyeyes. “While grateful for the move, it appears this is just …

Green Party of Alberta stands against Holocaust denial

The Green Party of Alberta thoroughly rejects Holocaust denial and the pernicious antisemitism that it stems from. As in all political parties with membership open to the public, we sometimes have someone join who turns out to not reflect our principles. When our party executive becomes aware of such a case, we take measures to …