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2011-12-15 16:30:17

Smoldering since the Quiet Revolution? Concordia study traces how politicians and media have pitted immigrants against “Québécois values.” It seems history has once again repeated itself. The recent introduction of a ℠statement of values´ by one of Quebec´s biggest cities, Gatineau, harkens back to the 2007 outbreak of race anxiety when the village of Hérouxville drafted its own code of conduct for newcomers. The...

2011-02-23 15:42:00

QUEBEC CITY, Feb. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Mathew Jacobson, manager of Pew Environment Group's International Boreal Conservation Campaign in Quebec, issued the following statement today in reaction to Premier Jean Charest's comments on Plan Nord, the province's initiative for the northern boreal. "We are pleased that Mr. Charest reaffirmed a steadfast course for Quebec's future, and has embarked upon a bold new model for conservation of the boreal forest. It is our hope that...


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drawcansir
  • A blustering, bullying fellow; a pot-valiant braggart; a bully.
This word is named for Draw-Can-Sir, a character in George Villiers' 17th century play The Rehearsal.
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