While it still occupies a confusing place of semi-legality in much of the city, the legalization of skateboarding in Peace Park is a huge win.
"The world is fucked, so let's build an amusement park on it."
A Formula One Grand Prix means tourism, and tourism also means a spike in the sex trade—which city authorities are trying to contain.
"All of the posts are derogatory, but this is a rough business. It brings out the worst in everyone."
A team of Canadian eccentrics have decided to take it upon themselves to help the citizens of Montreal, all the while donning the capes and cowls of superhero culture.
Montreal photographer JJ Levine is feted with a retrospective and a new collection of his work.
There's evidence that the notorious gang is preparing to build up its membership again after being hit by a series of major raids in 2009.
Chris Lloyd's intention was apparently to "mess with" the Tories. Looks like he succeeded.
A day that started with the usual Marxist marching ended in a haze of tear gas.
In Quebec, protests against the provincial Liberal government's austerity measures have become smaller yet more creative.
From abandoned warehouses to scenic picnic destinations, the fire-obsessed kids of Montreal brave all conditions to practice what they love.
The video for Drainolith's song "Danny Kane's Blues" is monotonous, invigorating, and a little psychedelic.
I went to my mother's house with a fire lit under my ass, and before the door had even closed behind me, I blurted out, "Who is Emile Zarbatany?"
A night of rage, tension, chanting, and violence.
We interview the people behind two of 2014's most visually striking video games.
It was just one of the many left-wing anti-austerity protests to hit the Canadian city this week.
How can you create programs for the homeless when you are using 17-year-old population numbers?
The police met them with tear gas, stun grenades, and other chemical irritants.
What was supposed to be a show of force for the anti-Islam movement ended up being the exact opposite when PEGIDA supporters refused to show their faces.
"The patriarchal system can be seen even in the feminist struggle."
It came along with a letter that read, "Living you took them from us! Living we want them back!!! May ghosts haunt you forever!"
Under the icy glaze of a Canadian winter, Montreal's dance scene is thriving.
The club, about the size of a backyard swimming pool, was packed wall-to-wall with 60-year-olds twitching awkwardly to obnoxious techno music. It smelled like department store perfume and old clothes.
When I heard about "mermaid classes" starting in Montreal, I was hit with equal parts curiosity and anxiety. Turns out that splashing around in a giant spandex tail is a lot harder than it sounds.