Is Celine Dion Becoming the Leni Riefenstahl of Quebec? Singer Embraces Quebec Charter – by Jamie Gilcig

Is Celine Dion Becoming the Leni Riefenstahl of Quebec? Singer Embraces Quebec Charter –  by Jamie Gilcig

CFN – That fount of political wisdom, Celine Dion, has apparently come out in favour of the new PQ Charter which has been roundly condemned world wide including Amnesty International.   I remember when long time family friend Benny Kushner would show up at our home bringing albums of the artists he worked with way […]

Legendary Gazette Cartoonist Terry Mosher Hits New High with Quebec Premier Mariois Wrecking Ball Cartoon!

Legendary Gazette Cartoonist Terry Mosher Hits New High with Quebec Premier Mariois Wrecking Ball Cartoon!

CFN –   Singers have their one special hit; authors their books, but legendary Canadian political cartoonist Terry Mosher, better known as Aislin, has hit a new high note in his long and historic career with his new cartoon depicting the Quebec Premier spoofing the Miley Cyrus song Wrecking Ball! The long time Montreal Gazette […]

Is it Time for the Opposition To Bring Down the Mariois Minority Government in Quebec Over the Charter of Shame?

Is it Time for the Opposition To Bring Down the Mariois Minority Government in Quebec Over the Charter of Shame?

CFN – Quebec’s new Charter of Shame has been condemned loudly outside of the province.  It’s also be loudly rejected within by the opposition parties, by labour, by Mayoralty candidates in Montreal, Quebec’s largest union federation, the mayors of the 15 other municipalities on the island of Montreal, a prominent Bloc Québécois MP (expelled from the […]

La Langue a Terre – Are English Signs Really an Insult to French Quebecers in Montreal by Jamie Gilcig

La Langue a Terre – Are English Signs Really an Insult to French Quebecers in Montreal by Jamie Gilcig

CFN – It seems that a large core of Quebecers are determined to bring language issues to the forefront in Quebec.   CTV in Montreal reported on a new documentary about the issue.    LA LANGUE À TERRE, directed by Jean-Pierre Roy and  Michel Breton essentially floats that Quebec should only have French spoken with only […]

C.D. Howe Institute: Working Families Face High Tax Hurdles on Extra Income: C.D. Howe Institute

C.D. Howe Institute: Working Families Face High Tax Hurdles on Extra Income: C.D. Howe Institute

CFN – Working families with children in Canada face high tax hurdles that could dissuade them from earning extra income, according to a report released today by the C.D. Howe Institute. In “Treading Water: The Impact of High METRs on Working Families in Canada,” authors Alexandre Laurin and Finn Poschmann find low-to- mid-income Canadians face […]

Montreal Area Teen Quits IGA After Being Told that She Can’t Speak English While on Breaks – June 26, 2013

Montreal Area Teen Quits IGA After Being Told that She Can’t Speak English While on Breaks – June 26, 2013

CFN – Can you imagine an employee here in Ontario being told that they could not speak French while at work?   Could you imagine that same employee being told that they could not speak French on their break on site with another employee? That’s exactly what’s happened to young Meghan Moran who quit her […]

Rally at McGill College in Montreal on Sunday June 30, 2013 Over Language Rights & Bill 14

Rally at McGill College in Montreal on Sunday June 30, 2013 Over Language Rights & Bill 14

There’s a rally, Sunday June 30, 2013 in front of McGill College in Montreal organized and promoted by Howard Galganov of Galganov.com. Will you be there? (Comments and opinions of Editorials, Letters to the Editor, and comments from readers are purely their own and don’t necessarily reflect those of the owners of this site, their […]

Canadians woefully uninformed about Constitution and Charter as “Constitution Day” approaches on March 29th

Canadians woefully uninformed about Constitution and Charter as “Constitution Day” approaches on March 29th

CFN –  With Constitution Day (March 29th) fast approaching, a survey commissioned by the Canadian Constitution Foundation (CCF) has revealed a startling lack of basic knowledge among Canadians about Canada’s Constitution and Charter of Rights and Freedoms. Among other findings: •Barely half of Canadians surveyed (53%) knew that Canada’s original constitution came into force on […]

Bill 14 – I’m Boycotting Quebec Until After Labour Day. Are you? by Jamie Gilcig – March 13, 2013

Bill 14 – I’m Boycotting Quebec Until After Labour Day.  Are you?  by Jamie Gilcig – March 13, 2013

CFN –  Is it time to boycott all things Quebec?   A boycott is a severe thing; but with Bill 14 looming and the strange occurrences since the last election there that never seem to be resolved could it be best if people give La Belle Province a wide berth for awhile? Don’t get me wrong; as […]

Open letter to Premier Pauline Marois on Bill 101’s impact on languages of Onkwehón:we / Indigenous People

Open letter to Premier Pauline Marois on Bill 101’s impact on languages of Onkwehón:we / Indigenous People

February 20, 2013 Re: Follow-up of letter of request for a meeting dated October 22, 2012 To: Premier Pauline Marois Dear Premier Marois: This letter is a follow-up to a letter dated last October 22, 2012, requesting a meeting with you and your Ministers regarding the impact of Bill 101 on Indigenous languages. While I […]

LTE: Chris Cameron of Cornwall Ontario – Bill 14 is A Canadian Human Rights tragedy!

LTE: Chris Cameron of Cornwall Ontario –   Bill 14 is A Canadian Human Rights tragedy!

Language Fairness for All Stands in Solidarity for Anglophone Quebec Canadians against Bill 14’s Double-standard We as Canadians consider ourselves a fair and just society and often through diplomatic and military measures encourage and or enforce fair treatment of oppressed people abroad. With our fair and just society promoting people’s rights abroad, why has our […]

CFN interviews Montrealer Aimee Davison – Should Anglos Speak English Only as a Protest & a lot more! VIDEO

CFN interviews Montrealer Aimee Davison – Should Anglos Speak English Only as a Protest & a lot more! VIDEO

CFN – Aimee Davison talks alot.  And she’s reversed a trend in that she’s migrated to Quebec as opposed to leaving it; but Pauline Marois and her PQ government’s policies have irked the Actor, Model, and Internet Diva to the point that she’s decided to not speak French anymore  in certain situations and went to the […]

Canada: No Longer a Democratic Country that Respects Basic Human Rights? by Don Smith

Canada: No Longer a Democratic Country that Respects Basic Human Rights? by Don Smith

Supreme Court of Canada will NOT hear Galganov / Brisson Forced Bilingual Sign Appeal – Breaking CFN – Human rights champion Howard Galganov reports that today he received the much-anticipated e-mail concerning his petition made to the Supreme Court.  The court of last resort was being asked to overturn a decision made by a Superior Court judge that allows […]

Does Stephen Harper Want Quebec Out of Canada? by Jamie Gilcig December 5, 2012

Does Stephen Harper Want Quebec Out of Canada?  by Jamie Gilcig December 5, 2012

CFN –  While new Quebec Premier opened ugly sides of racism and linguistic hate in the last election that saw her gain a minority victory questions have to be asked “What of Stephen Harper’s Quebec strategy?” And there is one.    Our Prime Minister is primarily known as a Politician of Strategy.   There’s not […]

Howard Galganov / Jean Serge Brisson Charter Rights case decision Thursday – CFN Exclusive

Howard Galganov / Jean Serge Brisson Charter Rights case decision Thursday – CFN Exclusive

CFN – Human rights activist Howard Galgalnov advised Cornwall Free News that he’s been informed that at 10 AM  on Thursday, December 6th, the Supreme Court will announce via EMAIL whether they will or will not give LEAVE to hear the case that he and Jean Serge Brisson are presenting.  The two are asking the court to […]

Canadian Flag Gets to Stay in Quebec Legislature – a few thoughts…. November 22, 2012

Canadian Flag Gets to Stay in Quebec Legislature – a few thoughts…. November 22, 2012

CFN –  Too many Canadians take being Canadian for granted.  In Quebec our flag finally, with the support of two political parties is now standing again in the Quebec legislature. To Yves-Francois Blanchet of the PQ who requested the removal of our flag; turn in your passport sir. And while you’re at it denounce the benefits […]

Cornwall Ontario Language Fairness Advocates Galganov & Cameron to Address National Group

Cornwall Ontario Language Fairness Advocates Galganov & Cameron to Address National Group

CFN – RN Debbie Cameron, Secretary of Language Fairness for All and wife of Chris Cameron, the group’s spokesperson and President, is among the invited presenters at Canadians for Language Fairness’ annual Christmas Luncheon in Ottawa this Saturday. Cameron will be providing an update on efforts and progress made locally in the battle against “official […]