Ottawa is set to be “party central” for events marking the 150th anniversary of Confederation and the city is abuzz with preparations. But there is active debate across the country about how celebratory Canada 150 events should be, about the ways they have been framed so far, and even over whether Canada 150 should be celebrated at all. 704 more words
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Québec solidaire says it will canvas its members this spring to gauge support for the left-wing party to form alliances with other parties to fight the 2018 provincial election. 142 more words
VICTORIAVILLE — The Parti Québécois’s youth wing stood by their leader Sunday, rejecting two controversial proposals on religious accommodation and the French language.
Tempers flared Sunday morning at the PQ National Youth Committee Congress, which rejected the idea of barring the wearing of religious symbols for all employees in the public and para-public sectors during their working hours. 623 more words