Quebec Vote


CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.04.2014 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - Quebecers will go the polls next month with the Parti Quebecois chasing a majority government that could eventually march the province towa...

The Day (Some) Women Achieved Equality in Canada

Rachel Décoste | Posted 12.18.2012 | Canada
Rachel Décoste

Today, we celebrate the 1929 Persons Case on the anniversary of a ground-breaking case which the Supreme Court of Canada declared women to be "persons" under the law. Well, not all women. October 18 is now celebrated as Persons Day, but it was a milestone victory that did not extend to all. It is also worth giving credence to the struggles that continued for 40 long years after this 1929 monochromatic victory.

The Race Is This Big

The Huffington Post Canada | Eric Grenier | Posted 09.26.2012 | Canada Politics

Candidates are being identified, campaign offices rented and buses prepped as Quebec heads toward an election, expected to be called Wednesday. Th...

Jean Charest: No Fall Vote

CP | Martin Ouellet, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.24.2011 | Canada Politics

TOKYO - Quebec Premier Jean Charest is ruling out a snap provincial election this fall.Speculation has been rife the premier might be tempted to capit...