The Alberta Wide Rally held on November 5th, 2016 in eleven cities across Alberta. Friends of Science participated by providing speakers and signs in four cities. The rally marked the start of gathering signatures on a petition for a referendum on the carbon tax. The Calgary event was at the McDougall Centre, downtown at noon.
Michelle Stirling is the Communications Manager of Friends of Science. Her speech is here.
Ken Gregory is the FriendsofScience.org webmaster and author of the climate science newsletter. His speech is here.
Above: Ken Gregory speaking at Calgary
Above: Calgary rally.
Above: Red Deer rally at City Hall. Norm Kalmanovitch of Friends of Science was a speaker at the rally. His speech is here.
Above: Lethbridge rally at Galt Gardens. Paul Hinman at the left, Ron Davison, P.Eng., of Friends of Science at the right was a speaker at the rally.
Airdrie rally next to the co-op car wash. Dr. John Harper, FGSA, FGAC, Professional Geologist, of Friends of Science was a speaker at the rally. His speech is here.
See the Carbon Tax Referendum website here for more information on the petition for a referendum on the carbon tax. [This website is still under construction.]