I am from Québec and the last few years weren’t great politically for us. It feels as if we’re floating on scandal over scandal, day after day. At the same time, I started to associate with the Québec Compassionate right, which is quite a change for a former social-democrat like I was. What happened?
In November 2013, in Montréal, Michel Duchaussoy shot and killed his Taxi driver, Ziad Bouzid. His trial is currently in progress and 2 alternate versions are presented: Either Michel knew he didn’t have the money for the ride and premeditated killing his driving, or rather, according to the defence, he didn’t and basically panicked when
Right now in Québec, teachers are running rotating strikes to contest the so-called cuts in the education system made by the PLQ government of Philippe Couillard and are now furious that the government decided to invest 1 billion in Bombardier. “1 billion for Bombardier, cuts for needy students.” was the complaint on a banner. Please note I say
Once thing frustrates me more and more: the fact that in Québec, the government is starting to act against innocent companies for the actions of either clients or sub-contractors they had no recourse against. Québec Fonte Sylvain Savard was the owner of a company, Québec Fonte, which specialized in buying precious metals and made 16
Every day in the Journal de Montreal under “Où vont vos impôts ” we see government subsidies to Quebec private companies which exasperates me at the highest point. I have an alternative idea to create jobs without harming free enterprise. Free enterprise Indeed we live in a capitalist society where companies, at the very least, live