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Most Quebecers don't want to revisit the question of independence any time soon, a new poll suggests. Three-quarters of respondents to a survey conducted by the Angus Reid Institute in partnership wit...
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The independence process in Catalonia comes from the people. The turning point occurred in 2010 when the Spanish Constitutional Court (TC) handed down a ruling on the Catalan Statute of Autonomy, ruining the chances of a legal accommodation for Catalonia within Spain and of a loyal working relationship.
A Quebec referendum is unlikely for several years.
"I believe that the other three parties - which I call the 'Bloc Canada' - are basically the same on many, many issues."
Emotion, not reason, motivates independence movements. The desire for Quebec's independence is an ethnic project: that of the francophone nation composed of the roughly 77 per cent of Quebec's people sharing a common language, history, and culture, and who want to maintain its existence in North America. The project has no meaning otherwise.
Pierre Karl Peladeau is suggesting the death of former Parti Quebecois premier Jacques Parizeau will give the independence movement a boost.
Who's afraid of PKP? Investors plugging their money into the province, according to one politician.
At first glance, it might seem Quebec and Scotland have little in common. But look a little closer and some similarities emerge. Both are famous for culinary delights that are questionable for your h...
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QUEBEC - The parties in Quebec's legislature all voted in favour of a motion Wednesday to denounce the federal government's court challenge of a 13-year-old provincial law on the rules for Quebec sove...
MONTREAL - A split has emerged in the Harper government over a fundamental principle: the rules governing the potential breakup of Canada.The Conservatives' senior Quebec minister has declared in two...
QUEBEC - Prime Minister Stephen Harper came under attack Sunday from both separatist and federalist opponents for his decision to fight a Quebec law that outlines the province's right to secede unilat...