Student Said Paid Internships Are Needed to Prevent Abuses of Power
On International Women’s Day Wednesday, over 30,000 students over Québec held a strike asking for all internships to be paid.*
When Will the Assault on the Upper Class End?
At the Association de defense de la petite bourgeoisie de Montreal, the fight is just getting started.
Study Says Gentrification is Undeniable in Meeting With Mayor
Gentrification is happening fast in the working-class neighborhoods of Montreal and tensions are running high. In reaction, the population in Hochelaga has begun to mobilize around the issue.
Only a Handful of Far-Right Present
On the steps of Montreal City Hall on March 19—surrounded by a large police presence— anti-fascist activists were steadfastly waiting. They arrived over an hour earlier to shut down a demonstration organized by the Canadian Coalition of Concerned Citizens.
A Peoples’ History of Canada Column
Current Montreal mayor Denis Coderre played a role in the 2004 coup.
Police need to de-escalate situations, to help people in crisis calm down and drop their weapons.
Technology and tactics derived from the War on Terror shouldn’t be used on protesters and small-time criminals.