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Aug 232013

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Freedom Party of Ontario president Robert Metz calls into the “London Today” program hosted by Andy Oudman weekday mornings on 1290 AM CJBK (though, in this recording Al Purvin guest-hosts). Justin Trudeau having admitted in recent days to having smoked cannabis even while an elected Member of federal Parliament, the topics included Trudeau’s oath as MP to uphold the law, and the issue of prohibition itself. The issue of suicide is raised in conjunction with that topic, Purvin having denied that an individual has a right to commit suicide by ingesting Drano.

Listen to the entire 26 minute, 28 second discussion (absent commercials). Metz’s call starts at approximately the 11 minute, 41 second mark:

Or listen just to Robert Metz’ call into the show:

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Nov 022010

“Safe, clean, and properly operated medical cannabis dispensaries (also known as “compassion clubs”) should be made a recognized part of Ontario’s health care system. So says a 2011 election plank issued today by Freedom Party of Ontario. The plank is being promoted with a new pre-election video ad…” Click here to read the full media release.

Nov 022010


This video was released to promote the party’s 2011 election plank on Safe and Convenient Access: Cannabis Medicine Centres.

Transcript: “Canada’s courts made the medicinal use of cannabis legal over a decade ago. Still, all we hear is this: [Voice of Tim Hudak, Leader of Ontario’s Progressive Conservative Party] “Here’s what I would do as Premier…we close down drug ops”. As a result, police continue to raid medical cannabis dispensaries, as part of an American-style war on cannabis. A Freedom government will make medical cannabis dispensaries a recognized part of Ontario’s health care system. It will be illegal for the police to raid a medical cannabis dispensary. Compassion, from Freedom Party.” Continue reading »

Nov 022010


On November 2, 2010, Paul McKeever gave a speech to cannabis consumers at Vapor Central (a cannabis vapor lounge) 667 Yonge Street Toronto, Ontario M4Y 1Z9 (2nd floor). The subject of the speech was the announcement of Freedom Party of Ontario’s 2011 election plank titled “Safe & Convenient Access: Cannabis Medicine Centres”. This document is the written text he prepared for his speech. Continue reading »

Aug 142012

Freedom Party of Ontario has nominated Freedom Party candidate David Driver in the riding of Kitchener-Waterloo, and Freedom Party candidate Erin Goodwin in the riding of Vaughan, for the Thursday, September 6, 2012 by-elections that will occur in those two ridings (voting information is available from Elections Ontario). “Freedom Party is proud to endorse the candidacy of these exceptional, outgoing individuals” says Freedom Party leader Paul McKeever. “Voters looking for a fiscally-responsible alternative to the largely-indistinguishable Liberals, NDPs, and PCs have a golden opportunity to start Ontario’s recovery by electing David Driver and Erin Goodwin in their respective ridings”. Continue reading »

May 152008


On May 15, 2008, Freedom Party of Ontario leader Paul McKeever and Terry Spratt (Educator) were panelists on “On the Line” (CTS) with host Christine Williams. In this episode, the panel discusses: Mayanmar/Burma refusing U.S. aid on the ground that the aid is conditional U.S. inspections within that country; what to do about the complications concerning aging drivers; a human rights complaint against Gator Ted’s restaurant by a man who smokes cannabis to treat his condition and thinks it is his human right to smoke it on the restaurant’s private property. Continue reading »