Category : Opinion

In The GOOD News Today!

by Bonnie Wurst – Montreal Times Bad news, it’s easy to find. It’s in our face. We are drawn to it every day by newspaper headlines, the internet, television, radio and smart phones. It’s discussed with co-workers, friends, neighbours and even ...

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Peladeau and Joly

By: Dan Laxer   Nothing about the current provincial election campaign could be described as sublime. But this past week it has officially descended into the ridiculous. Former mayoral candidate, Melanie Joly has actually had to publicly deny rumours that she and ...

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Eske ou pale kreyòl? Pas au Quebec!

I thought we’d done with telling people to “Speak White.” But apparently I was wrong. Two employees of Hôpital Rivière-des-Prairies were recently told to do just that after another, unilingual Francophone employee complained that his colleagues had the audacity to ...

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The Real Meaning of Christmas

Story by:  Janice Burdon     “There’s got to be more to Christmas than this,” muttered Jenny to herself as she trudged through the large department store trying to figure out what to get her niece for Christmas.  Every year was the same.  ...

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