OTTAWA – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada and Member of Parliament for Saanich – Gulf Islands, issued the following statement on Passover:
“I extend my warmest wishes to all those celebrating Passover this weekend. Tonight, people across the world will gather around the seder table to share the story of the Exodus with family and friends.
“Passover celebrates the victory of hope, peace, and freedom, over fear and oppression. It is a time for us all to reflect on the steps we need to further advance these ideals around the world.
“On behalf of the Green Party of Canada, I wish everyone a safe and happy holiday.
“Chag Pesach Sameach!”