Tuition Protest

Overnight Protest Ends In 50 Arrests

CP | Nelson Wyatt and Pierre St-Arnaud, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.05.2013 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - Premier Pauline Marois has called for calm as another nighttime student protest march is announced, this time in the provincial capital.The...

Back To Class For These Quebec Students

CBC | Posted 10.16.2012 | Canada

It's back to school season for more Quebec students as three Montreal colleges voted to end the student strike and resume classes on Thursday. ...

Quebec Students Getting Reinforcements?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.09.2012 | Canada

MONTREAL - The more hardcore Quebec student activists say they will receive help from outside the province as they form picket lines to block the retu...

Clang Of Unrest Rings Out Across Quebec As Protest Grows

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.24.2012 | Canada

MONTREAL - First the streets — now the courtrooms.After demonstrating night after night to protest a controversial law aimed at limiting protests a...

Students Walk Out On Talks

CBC | Posted 06.25.2012 | Canada

Demonstrators and police clashed in downtown Montreal Wednesday after student group leaders abandoned talks with Quebec's education minis...

Tuition Protests Turned a Debate Into a Screamfest

Jonathan Scott | Posted 04.04.2012 | Canada Politics
Jonathan Scott

At this week's protests against McGuinty's tuition policies, there were groups of activists bullying protestors, shouting obscenities, and acting like radical leftists. For the Canadian Federation of Students to align itself with violent and extreme individuals demeans its work and limits its efficacy.