Tag: quebec

Tory leader Scheer promises more autonomy for Quebec on immigration

Tory leader Scheer promises more autonomy for Quebec on immigration Scheer makes election pitch to Quebec https://www.ctvnews.ca/politics/tory-leader-scheer-promises-more-autonomy-for-quebec-on-immigration-1.4262397 Giuseppe Valiante, The Canadian Press Published Monday, January 21, 2019 1:33PM EST  Last Updated Monday, January 21, 2019 5:02PM EST MONTREAL — Quebec will be given more autonomy over immigration if the federal Conservatives win October’s election, party […]

Events across Canada commemorating the Quebec mosque shooting

Events Across Canada Commemorating The Quebec Mosque Shooting Written by  Chelby Daigle Published inNews On January 29th, 2017, six Muslims were murdered at the Islamic Cultural Centre of Quebec City, a mosque in the Sainte-Foy neighbourhood of Quebec City, Canada. Six people were killed including Ibrahima Barry (aged 39), Mamadou Tanou Barry (aged 42), Khaled Belkacemi […]

EDITORIAL: Immigration concerns about the process, not people

EDITORIAL: Immigration concerns about the process, not people https://torontosun.com/opinion/editorials/editorial-immigration-concerns-about-the-process-not-people Postmedia  News More from Postmedia News Published:January 7, 2019 Updated:January 7, 2019 9:02 PM EST A sign warning asylum seekers is seen at the Canada-U.S. border at Roxham Rd. Wednesday May 9, 2018 in Champlain, N.Y.Ryan Remiorz / THE CANADIAN PRESS Canadians have largely been supportive of immigration for many […]

Canada military builds refugee camp for refugees from US

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-40879544 August 2017 The Canadian military is building a camp to house the growing number of refugees crossing the US border, officials have said. The camp would house up to 500 asylum seekers in Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle, Quebec, near Plattsburgh, New York. The construction begins about a week after Montreal turned its Olympic Stadium into a shelter […]

Quebec high school history texts ‘fundamentally flawed and must be withdrawn’: EMSB report

Quebec high school history texts ‘fundamentally flawed and must be withdrawn’: EMSB report Students in the Grade 9 and 10 Canadian and Quebec history classes are being taught a “skewed, one-sided view of the past that distorts the historical record,” according to the committee report, a copy of which was obtained by The Canadian Press. […]