Entrées par Catheline Moreau

QCGN Highly Critical of CAQ Government’s Bill 96

Panelists suggest Trudeau’s support is motivated by ‘political calculation’ After more than a half-century of rising and falling tensions between Quebecers over the use of English and French, concerns are rising among stakeholders that some rights and protections Quebec anglophones fought for since the introduction of Bill 101 more than 40 years ago are threatened […]

QCGN says Bill 96 creates ‘rights-free zone’

The Quebec Community Groups Network (QCGN) has warned that if Bill 96 becomes law, it has the potential to create a “rights-free zone” in the province in the name of the protection of the use of French. QCGN president Marlene Jennings made the statement during a bilingual virtual press conference on June 10. The QCGN […]

MANY REASONS TO PARTICIPATE IN CENSUS

The first census in North America was conducted in 1666 by the Intendant of New France, Jean Talon. Going door to door, he recorded the names, ages, genders, and occupations of members of the population. This was the beginning of the national census that would eventually serve as a great contributor to our social development […]

Déclaration sur la décision de la Cour supérieure concernant la loi sur la laïcité du Québec

MONTRÉAL, le 20 avril 2021 – Le Quebec Community Groups Network se réjouit du jugement rendu aujourd’hui par la Cour supérieure qui déclare que la loi québécoise sur la laïcité – Loi sur la laïcité de l’État – enfreint l’article 23 de la Charte canadienne des droits et libertés concernant les droits à l’instruction dans […]

Summer Job Posting: Communications Assistant

The Quebec Community Groups Network (QCGN) is seeking a bilingual, dynamic, tech savvy communication assistant to provide communications, media scanning and social media support. Fluently bilingual, the communications assistant will undertake media environmental scan and be support the implementation of QCGN’s social media calendar, gathering, translating and posting content on Facebook, Twitter and the QCGN […]

Offre d’emploi : Agent(e) comptable et administratrice ou administrateur de bureau

Salaire annuel : 40 000 $ à 50 000 $ Date d’entrée en poste : Dès que possible Le Quebec Community Groups Network (QCGN) est à la recherche d’une personne dynamique et attentive aux détails pour combler le poste d’Agent(e) comptable et administratrice ou administrateur de bureau de l’organisation qui est en mesure d’épauler les procédures […]

Brief – Expert Panel on Language of Work and Service in Federally Regulated Private Businesses

By The Honourable Marlene Jennings, P.C. President, and Kevin Shaar, Vice-President Canada has two official languages and two official language minorities. In its recent paper on official languages, English and French: Towards a Substantive Equality of Official Languages in Canada, the Government of Canada makes a legislative proposal to increase the use of French in […]

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La langue française au Québec, pour mieux oublier le cadre de la pauvreté où elle fut longtemps refoulée, a senti irrésistiblement le besoin de s’embourgeoiser et de s’endimancher. Feignant ainsi d’appartenir à un monde social qui n’est pas le sien, elle met volontiers à distance tous les francophones hors Québec, histoire de mieux souligner, par […]