Tuition Fees Quebec

Jean Charest: Robbing From the Young to Give to the Old

In real dollars, Quebec's Premier paid less for his university education than Québec students do today. Now, he wants his generation of baby boomers to pay less in taxes. The result is robbery of the young to pay for the old. It is hard to see how students are the entitled ones in this scenario.

Quebec Schools Emptied, Thousands Protest

More than 20,000 students marched on Premier Jean Charest's Montreal office Thursday, in a massive protest against increases in tuition fees. The march was part of a larger two-day strike being stage...