Quebec anglophone group asks court to forbid future French-language measures

Andrew Caddell, president of the Task Force on Linguistic Policy, brandishes a lawsuit to overturn Bill 96 that his organization filed at the Montreal courthouse on Wednesday, May 31, 2023. PHOTO BY PIERRE OBENDRAUF /Montreal Gazette

The Legault government’s language policies “are harmful, injurious and unnecessary, and so new measures should be put on hold pending the outcome of the Bill 96 constitutional litigation.” Author of the article:Andy Riga The Legault government’s policies have been so harmful to Quebec’s English-speaking community that a court should impose what may be an unprecedented […]

Quebec’s language policies are undermining ‘economy and equality,’ protesters say

People attend a “No to Bill 96” rally in the Notre-Dame-de-Grâce district of Montreal on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2023. PHOTO BY JOHN KENNEY /Montreal Gazette “By obsessing over language,” the Legault government is “building an international reputation for bigotry and parochialism,” the Task Force on Linguistic Policy’s Andrew Caddell told demonstrators. Hundreds of Montrealers drove […]

10-kilometre procession against Legault’s language policies set to roll Sunday

Protesters on foot and bikes and in cars plan to take to the streets of Côte-des-Neiges and Notre-Dame-de-Grâce.Andy Riga Andrew Caddell, president of the Task Force on Linguistic Policy, brandishes a lawsuit to overturn Bill 96 that his organization filed at the Montreal courthouse on Wednesday, May 31, 2023. PHOTO BY PIERRE OBENDRAUF /Montreal Gazette […]