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Today is Thursday Sept. 24, and you know what that means. C'est temps pour le débat des chefs.

The leaders will debate in French. This debate,'s correspondent Nora Loreto will be following the action, tweeting in French and in English. 

Follow her here as Conservative Prime Minister Stephen Harper, Liberal leader Justin Trudeau, NDP leader Tom Mulcair, Green Party leader Elizabeth May and Bloc leader Gilles Duceppe, discuss their policies and promises. The debate will be moderated by Anne-Marie Dussault, and questions will be posed by RCI news anchor Patrice Roy and Yves Boisvert's judicial and political columnist for La Presse.

You can watch the debate live on tv or online from 8:00 p.m. EST to 10:00 p.m. EST.

Join rabble tonight for our special coverage featuring:

  • live coverage and reactions of the debate from rabble contributor Nora Loreto, which you can find below.
  • live tweeting from rabble's staff on the twitter account. Follow rabble here.
  • instant discussion of every tidbit of the debate on our moderated forum babble. Join the discussion now.

To prepare yourself for the debate you can read an Eye on Quebec: Leaders debate in French on Thursday in Montreal from David Gray-Donald, and watch for Loreto's analysis of the debate on the day after.

The debate will air live on Radio-Canada, CPAC, provincial broadcaster Tele-Quebec and on the website of La Presse. It will also be broadcast in a translated English feed on, CTV News Channel, CBC News Network and social media channels.

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