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Bike Rally & Soup-R-Delicious Event

Posted by on Sep 16, 2013 in Features | Comments Off

Bike Rally & Soup-R-Delicious Event

Come out and join the Brant Greens for a fun-filled Saturday, October 5th! Ride along the scenic trans-Canada trail from beautiful Mohawk Park in Brantford to the Hearts Content Organic Farm in Jerseyville! At the farm, we’ll enjoy a fresh hot soup lunch and then we’ll ride back. It’s 10k each way and takes about an hour to ride, but don’t worry – if one way is enough of a ride for you, we will provide return transportation to Mohawk Park . Fun for the whole family courtesy of the Brant Greens! This is a...

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Small farms may be better for food security and biodiversity

Posted by on Jun 21, 2011 in News Releases | Comments Off

We often assume the only way to feed the world’s rapidly growing human population is with large-scale industrial agriculture. Many would argue that genetically altering food crops is also necessary to produce large enough quantities on smaller areas to feed the world’s people. Read the full article from the David Suzuki Foundation...

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VIDEO: Nora Fueten on Democracy

Posted by on Apr 19, 2011 in Thoughts from Nora | Comments Off

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NagPb0dOVe8 VIDEO (click read more to view) Nora Fueten speaks to the issues: democracy in Canada

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Appeal Denied: GPO rallies support

Posted by on Apr 7, 2011 in Greens in the Media | Comments Off

Appeal Denied: GPO rallies support

Dear Green Party of Ontario members, supporters and contacts: Last week’s decision to exclude Elizabeth May from the televised leaders debate weakens our democracy.  It’s shocking that a small group of media insiders have the power to deprive so many voters a voice at the debate table. Yesterday, the Federal Court of Appeal refused to let the Green Party’s case be argued before the first Leaders’ Debate on April 12th. The Green Party has earned the right to be heard and voters deserve inclusive and fair debates for this federal...

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VIDEO: Nora Fueten on the CBC

Posted by on Apr 6, 2011 in Thoughts from Nora | Comments Off

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rg2IgBhAZP4 VIDEO (click read more to view) Nora Fueten speaks to the issues: the CBC

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VIDEO: Nora Fueten on Human Rights

Posted by on Apr 6, 2011 in Thoughts from Nora | Comments Off

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nGJVZMVuto4 VIDEO (click read more to view) Nora speaks to the issues: Human Rights

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Video: Change the Channel on Attack Ads

Posted by on Apr 4, 2011 in Greens in the Media | Comments Off

(Click “read more button” to watch) Attack ads are spiraling out of control. If you’re disgusted with negative politics and the state of Canadian democracy, it’s time to change the channel! The Green Party of Canada is sending a message to the other political parties: Canadians are sick and tired of attack ads. We’re sending the message with an attack ad of our own — an attack ad on attack ads!

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Invitation: Brant Greens Grand Opening

Posted by on Apr 3, 2011 in Event Announcements, News Releases | Comments Off

Please join Brant Green candidate Nora Fueten for the official opening of the campaign HQ. What: Grand Opening of Brant Greens Campaign Office Where: 51 Grand River Street North, Paris, ON When: Tuesday, April 5th at 5:30 pm Light refreshments will be served. Nora will be speaking about the fundamental priorities of her campaign: Smart Economy Strong Communities True Democracy Environmental Responsibility Nora brings these pillars of responsibility home to the people of Brant with local compassion and wisdom based on her many years of...

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It’s time. Vote Green.

Posted by on Apr 2, 2011 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

It’s time. Vote Green.

Around the world, the election of Greens to national office has diversified the political voices, creating healthier democracies and more sustainable societies. It’s time Canada joins the world. It’s time to put Green MPs in parliament. The Green Party is the fastest growing party in Canada. In the 2008 general election, nearly a million voters voted Green and 273,545 Canadians just like you decided to vote Green for the first time. The Green Party of Canada was the only party in the election to gain votes and current polls are...

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Green Party candidate Nora Fueten calls for common ground on high speed rail

Posted by on Apr 2, 2011 in News Releases | Comments Off

Brantford –The Green Party of Canada has released its second policy proposal in its challenge to all parties to go positive and find common ground in an effort to keep voters engaged.  Local Green candidate Nora Fueten echoed the message with a  call to local candidates to come together on this issue. “We are calling on all parties to agree that Canada will benefit environmentally, socially and economically from investing in high-speed rail on major corridors across the country.  Fewer voters will stay at home on election day because...

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