Socialist Worker

Student revolt shakes Quebec

Issue No. 2301

There were mass student demonstrations in Montreal, the largest city in the Canadian state of Quebec last week.

Students across the state have been on strike since February.

They are fighting the Liberal government’s plan to increase university tuition fees by 75 percent.

There have been more than 165 protests so far—some of them among the biggest that Canada has ever seen.

If you enjoy Socialist Worker, please consider giving to our annual appeal to make sure we can maintain and develop our online and print versions of Socialist Worker. Go here for details and to donate.

Mobile users! Don't forget to add Socialist Worker to your home screen.