Parti Québécois

Type: Organization
Name: Parti Québécois
First reported 54 mins ago - Updated 54 mins ago - 1 reports

Scots revive nationalism

An interviewer wanted to know what advice Parti Québécois (PQ) would offer the Yes-vote campaigners.A naive question. The campaign to hive off Francophone Quebec from Anglophone Canada has been an abjectly consistent failure for almost 50 years. So the ... [Published Citizen.co.za - 54 mins ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 2 reports

Parti Québécois disappointed with Scottish referendum results

QUEBEC CITY — The ‘No’ victory in Scotland reverberated all the way to Quebec, where Parti Québécois troops were down and out.PQ interim leader Stéphane Bédard was expected to address the media Friday morning, but when results came in, he chose instead ... [Published Global News Canada - 12 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Salmond to Step Down in November

Less than 24 hours after the Scottish Referendum, SNP Leader and Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond has announced he will step down in November.Although the Yes side lost by a 10 point margin, it is certainly far better than anyone expected. So I doubt ... [Published American Spectator - 11 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Parti Quebecois now in the doldrums.

Can't say I'm sorry to hear that. ... [Published Canadian Content - 5 hours ago]
Entities: Parti Québécois
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

Jean François Lisée congratulates Scotland’s No camp in a tweet

There's been a lot of reaction here in Quebec about the independence referendum vote in Scotland.The No side won with 55.3 per cent of the vote, while the Yes side came in with 44.7 per cent support.On Friday morning, Parti Québécois MNA Jean-Francois ... [Published CBC - 9 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Scotland referendum No vote holds lessons for Canada - Politics

It's tempting to look at the results in Scotland's not-so-close referendum and conclude there are no real lessons for Canada, a country that already has weathered two failed campaigns for separation and just this year saw voters in Quebec soundly reject ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 11 hours ago]
Entities: Referendum, Canada, Scotland
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 5 reports

Scottish Spring?

09/19/2014The Penn StaffThe Scottish Referendum to decide whether Scotland will become an independent country or stay within the United Kingdom was held yesterday. Nearly 4.3 million residents of Scotland have registered to vote – which is 97 percent ... [Published Indiana University Penn - 15 hours ago]
Entities: Referendum, Scotland, Quebec
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

JetBlue airliner returns to Southern California airport after engine problem; no injuries

While being swept up in a frenzy of enthusiasm back in Scotland, Parti Quebecois MNAs are getting hammered at home for playing hooky at the National Assembly, and allegedly interfering with the nation's vote.Read More ... [Published CJAD 800 - Sep 18 2014]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 18 hours ago - 1 reports

Scotland stays: Gwynne Dyer on the No vote

Gwynne DyerA week ago, the "Kurdistan Times" warned that "the British are exercising the old colonialist tongue to control the minds and dampen the aspirations of Scottish people who want to vote Yes (to independence)." And lo! It came to pass just as ... [Published Parksville Qualicum News - 20 hours ago]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 5 reports

Referendum polls close in Scotland – could 'Yes' vote inspire Quebec separatists?

Polls have closed in Scotland, where – and a 'Yes' outcome could leave Great Britain a little less great than it was on Tuesday.(Head to The Guardian for up-to-the-minute coverage of today's vote. Quoting organization YouGov, polling is predicted to show ... [Published Victoria News - Sep 19 2014]
Entities: Quebec, Referendum, Scotland
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

EDITORIAL · EDITORIAL: Breaking up is hard to do

Right now it's too close to call. But there's a chance Scotland could vote for independence on Thursday. Although the polls have long given the "no" side a slight advantage.Regardless of the outcome, in Canada all eyes will be on Quebec. Will a "yes" ... [Published Sun News - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Supporters of Quebec independence watching Scotland results

Supporters of Quebec’s hobbled sovereignty movement will be watching closely today as Scots decide whether to separate from the United Kingdom.Many sovereigntists have even travelled to Scotland, where polls have predicted a nail-biter result in the ... [Published Global News Canada - Sep 18 2014]

Quotes

"I discussed that a little bit with them when they came to see me. Mr. [Alistair Carmichael and Mr. [Michael Moore … they came to see me in Ottawa and I met them two or three times in London, plus Mr. [Alistair Darling"
"No political party, business, organized structure or even the constitution of Canada would ever allow an important decision to be decided by a mere 50 percent plus one of the population" he said
"At the beginning the Yes side was polling at 30%. They finished at 45%. The Yes side ran a structured and organized campaign, and were incredibly positive. They also did a great job of using social media to their advantage."

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Scots revive nationalism [Published Citizen.co.za - 54 mins ago]
Scotland vote just the start of a rough ride fo... [Published CBC - 1 hour ago]
Parti Quebecois now in the doldrums. [Published Canadian Content - 5 hours ago]
Parizeau says Quebec sovereigntists ‘stand befo... [Published Globe and Mail - 8 hours ago]
Jean François Lisée congratulates Scotland’s No... [Published CBC - 9 hours ago]
Jean Chrétien gave U.K. government advice ahead... [Published CBC - 10 hours ago]
Scotland referendum No vote holds lessons for C... [Published DailyMe.Com - 11 hours ago]
Salmond to Step Down in November [Published American Spectator - 11 hours ago]
Quebec separatists, disappointed but ever optim... [Published National Post - Top Stories - 12 hours ago]
Parti Québécois disappointed with Scottish refe... [Published Global News Canada - 12 hours ago]
Canada and Quebec separatists hail Scots' vote [Published Yahoo! News - 14 hours ago]
Scottish Spring? [Published Indiana University Penn - 15 hours ago]
When Scots decided to stay with Britain [Published Gulf News - 17 hours ago]
Separatists come home with lessons [Published Woodstock Sentinel-Review - 17 hours ago]
Quebec Premier congratulates Scotland on unity ... [Published CTV News - 18 hours ago]
Kelly McParland: Mulcair battens down Quebec de... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - 18 hours ago]
Quebec premier, federal politicians welcome Sco... [Published CBC Hamilton - 18 hours ago]
Scotland referendum No vote holds lessons for C... [Published CBC Hamilton - 19 hours ago]
Scotland vote: World reacts [Published BBC - 19 hours ago]
Scotland stays: Gwynne Dyer on the No vote [Published Parksville Qualicum News - 20 hours ago]
Quebec secessionists urge Scottish counterparts... [Published 1057 EZRrock - Sep 19 2014]
Scotland looks set to reject independence [Published DAWN Group - Sep 19 2014]
Scotland independence vote hangs in the balance [Published Yahoo! Malaysia - Sep 19 2014]
Scottish referendum: Early count points to reco... [Published Malay Mail - Sep 19 2014]
Referendum polls close in Scotland – could 'Yes... [Published Victoria News - Sep 19 2014]
Counting begins in Scotland's historic independ... [Published SAMAA TV - Sep 18 2014]
Parti Québécois hopes Scotland will vote ‘yes’ [Published Global News Canada - Sep 18 2014]
World's separatist movements gather in Scotland [Published Yahoo! News - Sep 18 2014]
Quebec Libs deplore PQ presence in Scotland [Published CNEWS - Sep 18 2014]
Scotland Independence: Watch Catalonia Next To ... [Published International Business Times - Sep 18 2014]
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Quebec separatists, disappointed but ever optim... [Published National Post - Top Stories - 12 hours ago]
MONTREAL — Quebec separatists have never been good at taking “No” for an answer. When they lost the 1980 referendum, the message they took away was “until next time.” When they lost again in 1995, they soon persuaded themselves victory had been “stolen” ...
Kelly McParland: Mulcair battens down Quebec de... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - 18 hours ago]
Thomas Mulcair didn’t put it this bluntly, but he might as well have: “Forget all that stuff we said about forming a government. We’re just protecting the Quebec base now.” Perhaps the NDP leader just misspoke himself when he declared that Montreal’s ...
Barbara Kay: ‘Values’ return to Quebec in more ... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Sep 18 2014]
In Quebec, “values” is a loaded term. Last year, the Parti Québécois bought into the assumption that a crackdown on hijabs and yarmulkes and other outward signs of religious belonging would stir up nativist emotions along sovereignty-friendly lines. ...
Tasha Kheiriddin: If the Scots separate, it wil... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Sep 18 2014]
It’s D-Day in Scotland, but for Canadians who campaigned in the second Quebec referendum, it feels more like a time warp. The arguments, the rallies, the coalitions, the promises! More powers! More independence! Please, just don’t go! Dub over French ...
Lise Ravary: In Quebec, the Scottish referendum... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Sep 17 2014]
Twenty years ago, after driving out of Inverness airport, I spontaneously turned right down a charming-looking Scottish country lane marked “Castle Stuart.” At the end of the track stood a 300 year-old turreted beauty. A sign on the lawn read: “Bed ...
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Quebec separatist party leader resigns after bi... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Apr 08 2014]
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