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Nude-in-Public: Protesting Naked during the 2012 Student Strike

The largest student strike ever to occur in the Province of Quebec was dubbed the ”maple spring” and lasted several months. Students, unions and the general population all together protested against unreasonable tuition fee increases. 1,158 more words


Montrealers take to the streets to protest Quebec's austerity policies

MONTREAL — A few hundred demonstrators marched through downtown Montreal on Monday, as part of a series of “disruptive actions” protesting the Quebec government’s planned austerity measures. 161 more words


Militant student group ASSÉ gets ready for anti-austerity protests

MONTREAL – Militant student group ASSÉ has promised a multitude of “disruptive actions” during the next few weeks if the Couillard government pushes forward with its austerity measures. 139 more words