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Carreras has created choreography for the Russian feminist protest punk rock group, Pussy Riot, including music videos Straight Out of Vagina and Bad ... of shows and festivals including: The Phish Concert at Madison Square Garden (New York, NY), Tangente's Danses Buissonnieres (Montreal, Quebec), ...
Canada: Thousands to protest Trans Mountain pipeline expansion. Indigenous groups ... Montreal, Canada - Thousands are expected to march through a city in western Canada in what organisers say may be the largest showing of "clear opposition" to a contentious oil pipeline project in recent memory.

If you thought having well-paid doctors would translate into having better access to health care, a new study suggests you were mistaken. While Quebec's doctors saw the total amount devoted to their salaries double over a 10-year period, the number of days they worked went down, as did the number of ...
Dr. Isabelle Leblanc, president of the organization, told CBC Montreal's Daybreak that with news of the doctors' pay raise coming at the same time as nurses mobilizing in protest of their working conditions, they want to show their solidarity. "If our colleagues are happier, if our patients are getting better care, ...
MONTREAL, Quebec - Last fall, the Canadian province of Quebec passed legislation, Bill 62, that would make it illegal for anyone to receive public ... Last month, a group of Jewish, Catholic, and Muslim leaders joined together in protest of the decision and called on the government to reverse its policy.
Quebec's wildlife protection agents are asking the government to officially recognize Lyme disease as a workplace health hazard. They say that under current rules, agents who get the disease have to fight with the Workplace Health and Safety Board for access to compensation or care. Quebec Lyme ...

Sam Kuhn plans to hold protests over his daughter's situation outside Public Health Minister Lucie Charlebois's office in Montreal as often as he can. ... Kuhn staged a sit-in outside of Quebec Public Health Minister Lucie Charlebois's Montreal office Tuesday to protest against this latest development in his ...
Quebec's Indigenous inquiry opens Montreal hearings amid national protests at Colten Boushie verdict. A public inquiry into the ... The hearings will begin amid national protests at the not-guilty verdict in the shooting death of Colten Boushie, an Indigenous man from Saskatchewan. (Colman Jones/CBC).
She ruled that spontaneous, unplanned protests cannot be declared illegal, because filing a route with authorities in advance of an unplanned protest isn't feasible. However, she maintained that, where people have been invited in advance to attend a demonstration, a route must be filed with the police, ...
Montreal, Quebec - Last fall, the Canadian province of Quebec passed legislation, Bill 62, that would make it illegal for anyone to receive public ... Last month, a group of Jewish, Catholic, and Muslim leaders joined together in protest of the decision and called on the government to reverse its policy.
A public inquiry into the mistreatment of indigenous people in Quebec opens hearings in Montreal on Monday, days after a not-guilty verdict in the shooting death of an Indigenous man in Saskatchewan prompted national outcry. The Viens commission has been conducting hearings for the past year in ...
Despite the protest from some quarters, Sirika staked his job on the line when he insisted that the airport should be shut from March 8 for six weeks, .... the first time it was being hosted outside the ICAO's headquarters in Montreal, Canada and it attracted the global aviation community to the country.
Despite the protest from some quarters, Sirika staked his job on the line when he insisted that the airport should be shut from March 8 for six weeks, .... the first time it was being hosted outside the ICAO's headquarters in Montreal, Canada and it attracted the global aviation community to the country.
The island of Anticosti -- a rocky, 200-kilometre stretch of land in the gulf of St. Lawrence known for its sweeping vistas and salmon fishing -- is a step closer to becoming a Unesco World Heritage site. Environment Minister Catherine McKenna announced Wednesday the federal government is backing ...
The police ethics committee announced it would investigate the incident days after the 2015 protest in order to determine whether Simard acted with caution and good judgment when he fired the weapon. It heard from about 20 witnesses during eight days of hearings last September. Simard testified that he ...
The far-right groups organized their own security for the protest. Members ... Turcotte said his force had extensive conversations with members of La Meute ahead of the protest to help their own planning. ... Its members have worn white face coverings at recent protests against so-called illegal immigration.
A group of Quebec midwives say they are planning to protest on Monday morning during a speech that will be given by the health minister to the Montreal Board of Trade. The province's 200 midwives have been in talks for a new labour contract for more than two years, but they say the negotiations are ...

David Poitras, a spokesperson for Quebec City police, said the crimes are suspected of having occurred around a high-rise building behind the National Assembly. That's where members of La Meute were meeting in an underground parking lot before their protest, and ended up being pinned there when ...
Protesters wearing surgical masks and scarves over their faces lined up Friday along a Montreal bus route to rally against a new law that would force anyone using public services, including Muslim women wearing a niqab or burka, to uncover their faces. Bill 62, passed on Wednesday in Quebec's National ...
... a right-wing group that wanted to protest against immigration policies. Some demonstrators who defined themselves as Anti-Fascists ended up clashing with police after blocking La Meute members in an underground parking garage for several hours. The counter-protest was organized by anti-fascist and ...
A far-right protest that drew several hundred people to the streets of Quebec City over the weekend is raising alarm among those who have devoted their ... saying that it wasn't his place to speak for everything that happened at the demonstration as a whole, and that "sometimes these protests get messy.".
Following last weekend's deadly demonstration in Charlottesville, several Quebec politicians, including Couillard, openly criticized La Meute's intentions to protest on Sunday. At least two members of La Meute acknowledged taking part in the Charlottesville demonstration, though the group has distanced ...
It's not a celebratory mood for all. About 20 people at Old Port gathered for anti-colonialism protest. They walked peacefully around site. pic.twitter.com/au4cQFAhLK. -- @SMarandola ...
Sam Kuhn plans to hold protests over his daughter's situation outside public health Minister Lucie Charlebois's office in Montreal as often as he can. ... Kuhn staged a sit-in outside of Quebec Public Health Minister Lucie Charlebois's Montreal office Tuesday to protest against this latest development in his ...
Quebec's wildlife protection agents are asking the government to officially recognize Lyme disease as a workplace health hazard. They say that under current rules, agents who get the disease have to fight with the Workplace Health and Safety Board for access to compensation or care. Quebec Lyme ...
Montreal, Quebec--Saeeda was at work when she got the message: "Mama, I've left to join ISIS." ... It was also 2013 and common in Montreal for young Muslim girls to suddenly don the hijab for the first time, not as a symbol of religiosity, but to protest Quebec's "Charter of Values," a proposed ban on ...
Demonstrators attend the women's March to protest President Donald Trump, in Montreal, Canada on Jan. 21, 2017. Amru Salahuddien/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images. X. - A A +. Listen. Londoners are marking the first anniversary of the Women's March movement with a march of their own Saturday ...
I started reporting as an undergraduate student at McGill University in Montreal, Canada, where I worked at McGill's campus-community radio station and hosted podcasts. I discovered the power in ... A protest campaign led by parents and teachers, however, thwarted officials' plans. Last week, The Indy published the article ...
The police ethics committee announced it would investigate the incident days after the 2015 protest in order to determine whether Simard acted with caution and good judgment when he fired the weapon. It heard from about 20 witnesses during eight days of hearings last September. Simard testified that he ...
A group of Quebec midwives say they are planning to protest on Monday morning during a speech that will be given by the health minister to the Montreal Board of Trade. The province's 200 midwives have been in talks for a new labour contract for more than two years, but they say the negotiations are ...
Fourth person arrested in connection with far-right counter-protest in ... Far-right group claims PR victory after duelling protests in Quebec City.
People gather to pray in baggage claim during a protest against the travel .... Obama at a restaurant during a visit to Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
... all to contact her if they were interested in going to St. Louis to march and protest in opposition to abortion. ... 6-8, 2018, in Montreal, Canada.
Instead, it's prompted protest and criticism from both sides of the debate. Bill 62 states that anyone giving or receiving public services must do ...
Protesters wearing surgical masks and scarves over their faces lined up Friday along a Montreal bus route to rally against a new law that would ...
... a right-wing group that wanted to protest against immigration policies. Some demonstrators who defined themselves as Anti-Fascists ended up clashing with police after blocking La Meute members in an underground parking garage for several hours. The counter-protest was organized by anti-fascist and ...
When the far-right group PEGIDA organized protests in 2015, counter-demonstrators used the term, as did counter-protesters last March, when they ... Other evidence of Antifa violence emerged after that protest in Quebec City: photos and videos of masked protesters thrusting smoking garbage bins at ...
A far-right protest that drew several hundred people to the streets of ... Far-right group claims PR victory after duelling protests in Quebec City.
About 20 people at Old Port gathered for anti-colonialism protest. They walked peacefully around site. pic.twitter.com/au4cQFAhLK.
The island of Anticosti -- a rocky, 200-kilometre stretch of land in the gulf of St. Lawrence known for its sweeping vistas and salmon fishing -- is a step closer to becoming a Unesco World Heritage site. Environment Minister Catherine McKenna announced Wednesday the federal government is backing ...
As protests in Montreal and elsewhere in Quebec mounted, his ... The news sparked a final, week-long spasm of protest and anger in Montreal.
protest organizers also told Radio-Canada they were not involved with ... The anti-racism protest is set to end at Place du Canada, right in front ...
... and Racism", will wind through parts of downtown Montreal, Quebec's largest city. ... A similar protest was organised in Quebec City by La Meute (which can be ... largely outnumbered the far-right members at both protests.
... nation's most memorable Prime Ministers to important protests to the great Expo ... for Chesterfield & McLaren Montreal, Quebec, Canada, ca.
MONTREAL - Quebec's public security minister says new measures to ... Island on Sunday to protest the government's response to the spring ...
2 men arrested in connection with last month's Quebec City protests ... 20, and a third group was involved in another protest which was ...
MONTREAL--Canada's Chess federation has filed a formal complaint over the treatment of a Canadian grandmaster at a signature event just ...
Deschenes was one of several dozen people who attended a rally in the West Island on Sunday to protest the government's response to the ...
... and to the benefit of the community -- he didn't link the announcement to recent protests and an occupation of the oil exploration site.
Montreal, Canada - The threat of a protest against BMW Sauber was averted here on Sunday just ahead of the Canadian Formula 1 GP after ...


 

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