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Green Party names Amita Kuttner as interim leader

Green Party has named Dr. Amita Kuttner as interim leader on Wednesday.They are the youngest and first transgender and east-Asian person to ever lead a national party, according to the Greens.The 30-year-old is an astrophysicist with expertise in black holes and is the founder of the Moonlight Institute, a non-profit that explores responses to climate change.Kuttner was in the running to replace former leader Elizabeth May but lost to Annamie Paul, who since faced turmoil within the party and stepped down in November.

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Green Party has named Dr. Amita Kuttner as interim leader on Wednesday.They are the youngest and first transgender and east-Asian person to ever lead a national party, according to the Greens.The 30-year-old is an astrophysicist with expertise in black holes and is the founder of the Moonlight Institute, a non-profit that explores responses to climate change.Kuttner was in the running to replace former leader Elizabeth May but lost to Annamie Paul, who since faced turmoil within the party and stepped down in November.
Green Party Leader Annamie Paul is stepping down as leader of the party following another electoral defeat and months of internal turmoil. Paul called her time as leader a “tremendous struggle” and acknowledged that the Greens were “not likely going to do well” in the election.“I just don’t have the heart for it,” said Paul in a press conference on Monday morning.Paul’s resignation comes after she finished fourth in her Toronto Centre riding behind Liberal incumbent Marci Ien, who had also defeated her in a 2020 byelection.

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