Manitoba Greens unveil Platform 2016

Manitoba Greens unveil Platform 2016

Winnipeg, April 5, 2016 – Manitoba Green Party leader James Beddome unveiled his party’s platform, one which he said would support economic growth, poverty eradication and sustainable environmental practices. “In this election we are offering the people of...
Beddome: “When you vote Green, we all win!”

Beddome: “When you vote Green, we all win!”

Addressing a standing room only crowd at the Disability Matters Election Forum, Green Leader James Beddome urged the audience to vote for a “new voice and real solutions” on April 19th. “You’re going to have people try to scare you, trying to...
Smells Like Green Spirit

Smells Like Green Spirit

Winnipeg, April 1, 2016 — “Politics in Manitoba are stuck in the 1990s, even as this election takes us to 2020. So, in the spirit of April Fool’s Day we are releasing a remake of the classic 1991 Nirvana song ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’,” says Green Party of...
Greens will ban mining and logging in provincial parks

Greens will ban mining and logging in provincial parks

Dauphin, March 31, 2016 — “A Green government would ban mining and logging in provincial parks,” said deputy Green leader Kate Storey, who is contesting the provincial election in Dauphin constituency. “Our parks were created to preserve biodiversity and provide...
Greens Pledge to Eliminate the Education Property Tax

Greens Pledge to Eliminate the Education Property Tax

Winnipeg, March 30, 2016 – A Green government would eliminate the education property tax, says James Beddome, leader of the Green Party of Manitoba. “The current system for funding education creates severe inequities, both for students and for property taxpayers,”...