Quebec

Police Repression, Popular Solidarity!

Here is a communique from the Revolutionary Student Movement (MER-RSM) relayed in full solidarity by the PCR-RCP Canada: The RSM Montreal was present at the “Fucking Big Night Demo” on December 18th. This anticapitalist demonstration was called by the Cégep du Vieux-Montréal Student Association for Free Tuition, a student group at Old Montreal Cégep, in […]

Anti-capitalist Feminists Oppose Reactionary Misogynists

(May 14, 2015) Today, between 100-150 protesters took the streets of Ottawa to protest the National March for Life, a march of thousands of people led by reactionary misogynists calling for the criminalization of abortion. Initiated by the Proletarian Feminist Front, organizations of anti-capitalist feminists from Ottawa, Hull, and Montreal rallied to put an end […]

Red Contingents at May Day 2015

This year again, the Revolutionary Communist Party called for the formation of “colourful red contingents” for International Workers Day. In a statement titled “The World Needs Socialism! Socialism Requires Revolution! The Revolution Needs Us!”, the PCR-RCP called for waving “the proletarian flag that symbolizes our strength, our courage, and the victories that soon will be […]

Resistance in Québec City: an art!

The seventh edition of the “Manif d’Art” exhibit (“Art Demo”) was held from May 3 to June 1 in Québec City. Under the theme of “Resistance,” this biennial exhibit presented various works whose common purpose was to question the current system and even propose a new society—communism. At the exhibit’s central venue, the works of […]

Montréal: How to Challenge a Ticket?

Taken from the Frequently Asked (Legal) Questions from the website of the Convergence of Anti-Capitalist Struggles: How do I challenge my ticket? On your ticket, check “non guilty” in the appropriate place. On the back , there is a space where they ask your version of the event. Do not write anything other than “I […]

Statement from CLAC-Montréal on May Day Demonstration

[In French] Here is a communiqué issued by Montréal’s Convergence des luttes anticapitalistes (CLAC) after the May Day demonstration: Montréal, le 2 mai 2014 – En dépit d’un degré de répression absurdement disproportionné, la Convergence des luttes anticapitaliste (CLAC-Montréal) a réussi à prendre la rue ce 1er mai, à l’occasion de la Journée internationale des […]

Opening of a Communist Bookstore in Québec City!

In late September, 30 people from diverse backgrounds came together to celebrate the opening of a new communist bookstore, “L’Étincelle” (“The Spark”). Located in the heart of downtown Québec at 82-90 De La Reine, the space will showcase revolutionary ideas by offering a variety of both literary and political books at affordable price. Part of […]

Québec City: A Day to Celebrate, A Year to Fight!

On this International Workers Day marked by austerity, budget cuts, increased repression and, fortunately, a bold expression of anti-capitalism, about 500 people took to the streets in the neighbourhoods of Saint-Roch and Saint-Sauveur, mainly protesting the recent changes to the Employment Insurance regime. Some speeches were made outside the EI office where the demonstrators gathered. […]

Montréal: Unite and Fight the Police!

Every activist in Montréal was aware that this year, the Police Department (SPVM) would do everything it could to prevent the holding of the annual May First demonstration organized by the Anti-Capitalist Convergence (CLAC). But the determination of the demonstrators succeeded to beat back the watchdogs of the bourgeois order who charged protesters at the […]