Pauline Marois's strategists thought that by raising the spectre of a "Muslim invasion" they would succeed as the Front National in France did. But Quebec isn't France and North America isn't Europe.
The defeat of the minority PQ government led by Pauline Marois means Quebec will have a majority Liberal government led by Philippe Couillard.
If more candidates don’t come forward soon, the Alberta PCs may have to adopt a 'negative option leadership candidacy' policy or risk an extremely boring race!
The decades-old struggle between Quebec sovereignists and Canadian federalists for political dominance has once again taken centre stage during the last week of the Quebec election.
In the last week of the Quebec election, the decades-old struggle between Quebec sovereignists and Canadian federalists for political dominance is once again centre stage.
In the end, separatism needs an intolerant English Canada to bounce off from. It had that in Lévesque's day. Since then, its rationale has gotten weaker.
Recap three of the issues surrounding the Québec election.
Quebec's minority Parti Québécois government launched the election campaign with a one-two right-wing punch.
David J. Climenhaga
Perhaps having contributed through QBR and SNN to making many Quebeckers ashamed of Canada, PKP was advancing his dream of giving his children "a country they can be proud of."
It's a long, straight line from Bill 101 to Bill 14 via the Charter of Values. At what point does a religious society start justifying human sacrifice to appease the gods? Just asking.