Parti Quebecois

May 7, 2012
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France elects a 'normal' president in Francois Hollande

Brian Topp
On election day in Paris, Place de la Bastille (home of the left) was full and Place de la Concorde (home of the right) was empty. As sure a sign as any that the Socialist Party was about to win.
Aug 30, 2011

Which way ahead for Quebec?

The movement for Quebec independence, born in the 1960s, and incarnated by the Parti Quebecois, the promoter of the province's sovereignty, is undergoing severe internal and external strains.
Apr 3, 2011

Quebec nationalists slip

Pierre Beaudet
Last week, the BQ MP Yvon Levesque really made a fool of himself. He declared that constituents in the far north riding of Abitibi-Baie-James-Nunavik Eeyou would never elect a First Nations candidate.
Mar 3, 2011

Quebec's language law Bill 101

Street Cred
Recent calls by the PQ to extend Bill 101 to English language colleges in the province is causing a stir.
Nov 2, 2010

The perils of Pauline Marois

Parti Québecois leader Pauline Marois has all the qualities necessary to be premier of Quebec, but is still being challenged by members of her party who say she has not been pushing sovereignty enough


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