Don MacPherson

The choice is democracy or mob rule

As long as the students continue their violence and disorder, the choice facing Quebec is not between the Charest government’s fee increases and “social peace.”

When health becomes a language issue

Recent Suggestions from Quebec nationalists could result on more severe restrictions on access to English services

Xenophobia lurks in halal hysteria

adopting a far-right position, the Parti Québécois goes looking for votes among the soft nationalists who listened to the ADQ

On language, the mood is cranky

journalists are vying with each other to find real or apparent Bill 101 infractions – which plays to the strength of the PQ

Weak economy, weakened Liberals

Quebecers’ fear of the PQ won’t be enough to assure the re-election of the Charest government if the slowdown continues