How the Liberals turned electoral reform—an issue that Canadians don’t care about—into a pointless legislative car crash
May 19th, 2016 16 comments
The PQ seems less an opposition party than part and parcel of the Liberal Party’s re-election strategy
May 13th, 2016 3 comments
Pierre Karl Péladeau exits politics just as he arrived: hastily. Martin Patriquin on the former Parti Québécois leader’s surprise resignation
May 2nd, 2016 2 comments
Yes, the Quebec Liberal party is a source of endless frustration. But the latest accusations blaming English voters are absurd.
April 28th, 2016 2 comments
Andrew Stott is a professional wrestler who goes by the name Superstar Shayne Hawke. Growing up in Montreal, he was steeped in the Spandex-clad hijinks of professional wrestling. It was a pastime, an obsession and finally a career. It also saved his life.
Pro-life activists are taking aim at sex-selective abortions—but that’s merely a Trojan horse, to help them curtail access to abortion services in Canada
April 19th, 2016 20 comments
Text and photographs by Quebec bureau chief Martin Patriquin
The Quebec government is proving yet again that it has not broken free of the Quebec Liberal’s old, ugly habits
The Quebec Liberals promised a fresh, corruption-free beginning. But escaping the past will not be so simple.
March 31st, 2016 1 comment