National Newswatch

Quebec’s Bill 96 motivated by false fears about language and misunderstanding about economics

Oct 29 2021 — Yanick Labrie — Being a relatively small share of North America’s population, Quebec’s French-speakers have always had good reasons to feel concerned about their fate as a linguistic community. Over time, these concerns have spurred calls for government intervention and legislation to stop or reverse a perceived decline in French usage in the province. Answering these calls, the […]