Back from holidays, I would like to say how much this year is important for all of us. We must work hard in order to be elected as a social-democrat government that will truly defend families, workers and seniors’ interests.
I am celebrating International Workers’ Day by marching alongside thousands of Quebecers today to protest austerity measures implemented by Stephen Harper’s government – measures that have given rise to growing social inequality.
Nearly a century ago, the world remained silent while 1.5 million Armenians were victims of a genocide. On April 24, 2004, the Canadian Parliament passed a motion clearly stating this truth and condemning it as a crime against humanity.