Controversial Bylaw Curbed in Favour of Protester Rights
In her ruling, Justice Chantal Masse modified article 2.1 of the bylaw, which requires that an itinerary be provided to police by organizers of a demonstration.
Caisse de dépôt Targeted for Its Investment in the Gaspésie Project, No Police Present During Demo
The factory, if completed, will emit between 1.8 and 2.2 million tonnes of Co2 per year, according to Canada’s environmental ministry. This would increase Quebec’s industrial greenhouse gas emissions by ten per cent.
Far-right Jewish Group Drove from Toronto to Oppose Palestine-Solidarity
Members of the Jewish Defense League had driven to Montreal from Toronto with the intention of disrupting Palestine solidarity events at the ongoing World Social Forum.
Gathering of Global Social Movements Taking Place in Global North for First Time.
An estimated 10,000 people took to the streets of downtown Montreal on Tuesday afternoon to commemorate the opening of the World Social Forum.
After recent high profile reports of police killing black men and women in the United States, three women organized a gathering at Cabot Square to honour the lives of the lost and express their rejection of police brutality and racism.
Protester Arrested After He Shouted and Hurled a Projectile at a Quebec Politician
The man’s outburst was met with audible gasps and groans from the assembled crowd of roughly 3,000 people, who began calling for renewed calm in response.
“I was very pleased to be reappointed at Concordia,” Shepard said in an interview last Wednesday.
CSU Forgives Massive Debt Owed by CUSAcorp
The Concordia Student Union announced it will forgive the $1.4 million debt that their for-profit subsidiary, CUSAcorp owed.
Federation Cancels First Ever Graduation Ceremony
The Arts and Science Federation of Associations’ first attempt at hosting an official grad ball will not come to fruition this year.
McGill Syrian Student Association Shows Support for Victims in Syria
A moment of silence was held for the people of Aleppo and Syria on May 4, 2016.
Investigation Underway To Identify Suspect
The investigation began when the string of thefts started in October 2015, according to Societe de Police de la Ville Montreal media representative Abdullah Enmar.