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Adriane Carr (born 1952) is a Canadian academic, activist and politician with the Green Party in British Columbia and Canada.
Afghanistan (Pashto/Dari:, Pashto: Afġānistān, Dari: Afġānestān), officially the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, is a landlocked country located within South Asia and Central Asia.
The Alberta Greens, also known as the Green Party of Alberta, was a provincial political party in the province of Alberta, Canada.
Andrea Reimer is a Canadian politician, who serves on Vancouver, British Columbia's City Council.
Armour (2016 population 1,414) is a township in the Canadian province of Ontario.
Blair Wilson (born May 18, 1963 in North Vancouver, British Columbia) was the Member of Parliament (MP) in the 39th Canadian parliament for West Vancouver—Sunshine Coast—Sea to Sky Country electoral district.
The Bloc Québécois (BQ) is a federal political party in Canada devoted to Quebec nationalism and the promotion of Quebec sovereignty.
British Columbia (BC; Colombie-Britannique) is the westernmost province of Canada, located between the Pacific Ocean and the Rocky Mountains.
Bruce Tolhurst Hyer (born August 6, 1946) is a Canadian politician, the deputy leader of the Green Party of Canada and the former Member of Parliament for Thunder Bay—Superior North.
Canada is a country located in the northern part of North America.
The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (Société Radio-Canada), branded as CBC/Radio-Canada, is a Canadian federal Crown corporation that serves as the national public broadcaster for both radio and television.
The Canadian federal election of 1984 was held on September 4 of that year to elect members of the House of Commons of Canada of the 33rd Parliament of Canada.
The Canadian federal election of 1988 was held November 21, 1988, to elect members of the House of Commons of Canada of the 34th Parliament of Canada.
The Canadian federal election of 1993 (officially, the 35th general election) was held on Monday October 25 of that year to elect members to the House of Commons of Canada of the 35th Parliament of Canada.
The Canadian federal election of 1997 was held on June 2 to elect members of the House of Commons of Canada of the 36th Parliament of Canada.
The 2000 Canadian federal election was held on November 27, 2000, to elect 301 Members of Parliament of the House of Commons of Canada of the 37th Parliament of Canada.
The Canadian federal election, 2004 (more formally, the 38th General Election), was held on June 28, 2004, to elect members of the House of Commons of Canada of the 38th Parliament of Canada.
The 2006 Canadian federal election (more formally, the 39th General Election) was held on January 23, 2006, to elect members of the House of Commons of Canada of the 39th Parliament of Canada.
The 2008 Canadian federal election (more formally, the 40th Canadian General Election) was held on Tuesday, October 14, 2008 to elect members to the House of Commons of Canada of the 40th Canadian Parliament after the previous parliament had been dissolved by the Governor General on September 7, 2008.
The 2011 Canadian federal election (formally the 41st Canadian general election) was held Monday, May 2, 2011, to elect members to the House of Commons of Canada of the 41st Canadian Parliament.
The 2015 Canadian federal election (formally the 42nd Canadian general election) was held on October 19, 2015, to elect members to the House of Commons of the 42nd Canadian Parliament.
The Canadian Firearms Registry is the gun registry managed by the Canadian Firearms Program of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) as part of the RCMP's responsibilities under the Firearms Act, 1995.
Canadian leaders' debates are leaders' debates televised during federal elections in Canada, made up of two debates, one in French and one in English, usually held on back-to-back nights.
A carbon tax is a tax levied on the carbon content of fuels.
CBC News is the division of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation responsible for the news gathering and production of news programs on the corporation's English-language operations, namely CBC Television, CBC Radio, CBC News Network, and CBC.ca.
Central Nova (Nova-Centre) is a federal electoral district in Nova Scotia, Canada, that has been represented in the House of Commons of Canada from 1968 to 1997 and since 2004.
Centre-left politics or center-left politics (American English), also referred to as moderate-left politics, is an adherence to views leaning to the left-wing, but closer to the centre on the left–right political spectrum than other left-wing variants.
In politics, centrism—the centre (British English/Canadian English/Australian English) or the center (American English/Philippine English)—is a political outlook or specific position that involves acceptance or support of a balance of a degree of social equality and a degree of social hierarchy, while opposing political changes which would result in a significant shift of society either strongly to the left or the right.
Christopher John (Chris) Bradshaw (born 1944 in Vancouver, British Columbia) is a Canadian politician and businessman.
Chris Lea is a designer, politician and political activist in Canada.
Claude William Genest is a former Canadian journalist, actor, and TV host.
The Conservative Party of Canada (Parti conservateur du Canada), colloquially known as the Tories, is a political party in Canada.
The CTV Television Network (commonly referred to as CTV) is an English-language broadcast television network in Canada launched in 1961.
David Chernushenko (born June 1963) is a politician, professional speaker, sustainability consultant and documentary filmmaker in Ontario, Canada.
A deputy leader (in Scottish English, sometimes depute leader) in the Westminster system is the second-in-command of a political party, behind the party leader.
Ernst Friedrich Schumacher (19 August 1911 – 4 September 1977) was a German statistician and economist who is best known for his proposals for human-scale, decentralised and appropriate technologies.
Eco-capitalism, also known as environmental capitalism or green capitalism, is the view that capital exists in nature as "natural capital" (ecosystems that have ecological yield) on which all wealth depends, and therefore, market-based government policy instruments (such as a carbon tax) should be used to resolve environmental problems.
Ecosophy or ecophilosophy (a portmanteau of ecological philosophy) is a philosophy of ecological harmony or equilibrium.
An Ecotax (short for ecological taxation) is a tax levied on activities which are considered to be harmful to the environment and is intended to promote environmentally friendly activities via economic incentives.
John Edward "Ed" Broadbent, (born March 21, 1936) is a Canadian social-democratic politician, political scientist, and chair of the Broadbent Institute, a policy thinktank.
Elections Alberta is an independent, non-partisan office of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta responsible for administering provincial elections, by-elections, referenda within the Province.
Elections Canada (Élections Canada) is an independent, non-partisan agency reporting directly to the Parliament of Canada.
An electoral district in Canada, also known as a "constituency" or a "riding", is a geographical constituency upon which Canada's representative democracy is based.
Elizabeth Evans May (born June 9, 1954) is an American-born Canadian politician.
Eva Nassif is a Canadian politician and translator who was elected to represent the riding of Vimy in the House of Commons of Canada in the 2015 federal election.
The Federation of the Green Parties of the Americas is the organization of Green parties in North America and South America.
Genuine progress indicator (GPI) is a metric that has been suggested to replace, or supplement, gross domestic product (GDP).
Gilles Duceppe (born July 22, 1947) is a Canadian politician, proponent of the Québec sovereignty movement and former leader of the Bloc Québécois.
The Global Greens is an international network of Green parties and political movements that works to implement the Global Greens Charter.
Global Television Network (more commonly called Global, or occasionally Global TV) is a privately owned Canadian English-language broadcast television network.
The Governor General of Canada (Gouverneure générale du Canada) is the federal viceregal representative of the.
Green liberalism, or liberal environmentalism, is liberalism that includes green politics in its ideology.
The Green Party of Alberta is a registered political party in Alberta, Canada, that is allied with the Green Party of Canada, and the other provincial Green parties.
The Green Party of British Columbia is a political party in British Columbia, Canada.
As stipulated under the party's current constitution, the Green Party of Canada holds a national leadership election every 4 years.
The Green Party of Manitoba (Parti vert du Manitoba) is a provincial political party in Manitoba, Canada, founded on November 11, 1998.
The Green Party of New Brunswick (Parti vert du Nouveau-Brunswick) was formed in November 2008 to run in provincial elections.
The Green Party of Nova Scotia is a green political party in the Canadian province of Nova Scotia.
The Green Party of Ontario (GPO; Parti vert de l'Ontario) is a political party in Ontario, Canada.
The Green Party of Prince Edward Island is a registered provincial political party in Prince Edward Island, Canada founded by Sharon Labchuk.
The Green Party of Quebec (Parti vert du Québec; PVQ) is a Quebec political party whose platform is the promotion of green values.
The Saskatchewan Green Party is a Green political party in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan.
Green politics (also known as ecopolitics) is a political ideology that aims to create an ecologically sustainable society rooted in environmentalism, nonviolence, social justice and grassroots democracy.
A greenhouse gas is a gas in an atmosphere that absorbs and emits radiant energy within the thermal infrared range.
Hamas (Arabic: حماس Ḥamās, an acronym of حركة المقاومة الاسلامية Ḥarakat al-Muqāwamah al-ʾIslāmiyyah Islamic Resistance Movement) is a Palestinian Sunni-Islamist fundamentalist organization.
The House of Commons of Canada (Chambre des communes du Canada) is a component of the Parliament of Canada, along with the Sovereign (represented by the Governor General) and the Senate.
Ici Radio-Canada Télé (stylized as ICI Radio-Canada TēLē, and formerly known as Télévision de Radio-Canada) is a Canadian French-language broadcast television network that is owned by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (known in French as Société Radio-Canada), the national public broadcaster.
An independent or nonpartisan politician is an individual politician not affiliated with any political party.
An interim leader, in Canadian politics, is a party leader appointed by the party's legislative caucus or the party's executive to temporarily act as leader when a gap occurs between the resignation or death of a party leader and the election of a formal successor.
Israel, officially the State of Israel, is a country in the Middle East, on the southeastern shore of the Mediterranean Sea and the northern shore of the Red Sea.
John Gilbert "Jack" Layton (July 18, 1950 – August 22, 2011) was a Canadian politician and Leader of the Official Opposition.
James R. M. Harris (born 12 February 1961) is a Canadian author, environmentalist, and politician.
Joan Elizabeth Russow (born Ottawa, November 1, 1938) is a Canadian peace activist and former national leader of the Green Party of Canada from 1997 to 2001.
Joseph Louis Jordan, (born November 19, 1958) is a Canadian politician.
John Streicker is a Canadian politician, who was elected to the Legislative Assembly of Yukon in the Yukon general election, 2016.
John D. Weston, MP (born April 19, 1958) is a former Canadian politician, who was a Member of Parliament from 2008 to 2015, representing the electoral district of West Vancouver—Sunshine Coast—Sea to Sky Country.
José Núñez-Melo (born November 13, 1956) is a former Canadian politician, who was elected to the House of Commons of Canada in the 2011 election.
Kathryn Cholette is a Canadian left-green, who served as leader of the Green Party of Canada from 1988 to 1990.
Laval was a federal electoral district in Quebec, Canada, that was represented in the House of Commons of Canada from 1867 to 1917, 1949 to 1979, and from 2004 to 2015.
In Canadian politics, a leadership convention is held by a political party when the party needs to choose a leader due to a vacancy or a challenge to the incumbent leader.
In Canadian politics, a leadership review is a vote held at a political party convention in which delegates decide whether to endorse the incumbent party leader or schedule a leadership convention to elect a new leader.
Left-wing politics supports social equality and egalitarianism, often in opposition to social hierarchy.
The left–right political spectrum is a system of classifying political positions, ideologies and parties.
The Liberal Party of Canada (Parti libéral du Canada), colloquially known as the Grits, is the oldest federal political party in Canada.
In contrast with the political party systems of many nations, Canadian political parties at the federal level are often only loosely connected with parties at the provincial level, despite having similar names.
London North Centre (London-Centre-Nord; formerly known as London—Adelaide) is an electoral district in the city of London in the province of Ontario, Canada, that has been represented in the House of Commons of Canada since 1997.
A member of parliament (MP) is the representative of the voters to a parliament.
Michael Grant Ignatieff (born May 12, 1947) is a Canadian author, academic and former politician.
The New Democratic Party (NDP; Nouveau Parti démocratique, NPD) is a social democraticThe party is widely described as social democratic.
Newfoundland and Labrador (Terre-Neuve-et-Labrador; Akamassiss; Newfoundland Irish: Talamh an Éisc agus Labradar) is the most easterly province of Canada.
Nonviolence is the personal practice of being harmless to self and others under every condition.
Ontario is one of the 13 provinces and territories of Canada and is located in east-central Canada.
Orangeville (UA population 30,734) is a town in south-central Ontario, Canada, and the seat of Dufferin County.
Ottawa is the capital city of Canada.
The Parliament of Canada (Parlement du Canada) is the federal legislature of Canada, seated at Parliament Hill in Ottawa, the national capital.
Participatory democracy emphasizes the broad participation of constituents in the direction and operation of political systems.
Patricia A. Hajdu (born November 3, 1966) is a Canadian Liberal politician, who was elected to represent the riding of Thunder Bay—Superior North in the House of Commons of Canada in the 2015 federal election.
Payroll taxes are taxes imposed on employers or employees, and are usually calculated as a percentage of the salaries that employers pay their staff.
Peter Bevan-Baker (born 3 June 1962) is a Scottish Canadian politician.
Peter Gordon MacKay (born September 27, 1965) is a lawyer and politician from Nova Scotia, Canada.
A progressive tax is a tax in which the tax rate increases as the taxable amount increases.
Quebec (Québec)According to the Canadian government, Québec (with the acute accent) is the official name in French and Quebec (without the accent) is the province's official name in English; the name is.
A regressive tax is a tax imposed in such a manner that the tax rate decreases as the amount subject to taxation increases.
The prerogative to respect diversity, often said to "begin with biodiversity" of non-human life, is basic to some 20th-century studies, such as cultural ecology, Queer studies, and anthropological linguistics.
Richmond Hill (2016 population 195,022) is a town in south-central York Region, Ontario, Canada.
Saanich—Gulf Islands is a federal electoral district in British Columbia, Canada, that has been represented in the House of Commons of Canada since 1988.
Seal hunting, or sealing, is the personal or commercial hunting of seals.
The Senate of Canada (Sénat du Canada) is the upper house of the Parliament of Canada, along with the House of Commons and the Monarch (represented by the Governor General).
Seymour Trieger was the second leader of the Green Party of Canada from 1984 to 1988.
Small Is Beautiful: A Study of Economics As If People Mattered is a collection of essays by German born British economist E. F. Schumacher.
Social justice is a concept of fair and just relations between the individual and society.
Stéphane Maurice Dion (born 28 September 1955) is a Canadian diplomat, political scientist, and former politician who has been the Canadian ambassador to Germany and special envoy to the European Union since May 2017.
Stephen Henry Lewis (born November 11, 1937) is a Canadian politician, public speaker, broadcaster and diplomat.
Sustainability is the process of change, in which the exploitation of resources, the direction of investments, the orientation of technological development and institutional change are all in harmony and enhance both current and future potential to meet human needs and aspirations.
The Canadian Encyclopedia (abbreviated as TCE) is a source of information on Canada published by Historica Canada of Toronto.
The Globe and Mail is a Canadian newspaper printed in five cities in western and central Canada.
The Telegram is a daily newspaper published weekdays and Saturdays (as The Weekend Telegram) in St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada.
Thunder Bay—Superior North (Thunder Bay—Supérieur-Nord; formerly known as Thunder Bay—Nipigon) is a federal electoral district in Ontario, Canada, that has been represented in the House of Commons of Canada since 1976.
Trevor Hancock was the first leader of the Green Party of Canada.
TVA is a privately owned French language television network in Canada.
Valemount is a village municipality of 1,018 people in east central British Columbia, Canada located from Kamloops, British Columbia.
Vancouver City Council is the governing body of the City of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
The Vancouver School Board (VSB; officially School District 39 Vancouver) is a school district based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
Victoria is a federal electoral district in British Columbia, Canada, that has been represented in the House of Commons of Canada from 1872 to 1904 and since 1925.
The Victoria City Council is the governing body of the City of Victoria, British Columbia, Canada.
Vimy is a federal electoral district in Quebec, Canada, that has been represented in the House of Commons of Canada since 2015.
Vision Vancouver is one of three parties represented in the Vancouver City Council in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
Wendy Priesnitz is a Canadian alternative education and environmental advocate.
West Vancouver—Sunshine Coast—Sea to Sky Country (formerly West Vancouver—Sunshine Coast) is a federal electoral district in British Columbia, Canada, that has been represented in the House of Commons of Canada since 1997.
The Young Greens of Canada are the youth wing of the Green Party of Canada and were formed at the 2006 leadership convention.
The Yukon Green Party is a territorial green political party in Yukon, Canada.
Events from the year 1983 in Canada.
The 2008–2009 Canadian parliamentary dispute was a political dispute during the 40th Canadian Parliament.
The 2014 Israel–Gaza conflict also known as Operation Protective Edge (מִבְצָע צוּק אֵיתָן, Miv'tza Tzuk Eitan, lit. "Operation Strong Cliff") and sometimes referred to as the 2014 Gaza war, was a military operation launched by Israel on 8 July 2014 in the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip.
The 39th Canadian Parliament was in session from April 3, 2006 until September 7, 2008.
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