Quebec City

News

Judge Changes Law to Give Man Who Killed Six Muslim Men More Guaranteed Prison Time

The massacre committed by Alexandre Bissonnette was driven by racial hatred, but a judge did not consider it terrorism.
Mack Lamoureux
2.8.19
crime

The Man Who Murdered Six Muslim Men in a Mosque Says He’s Not Islamophobic

Alexandre Bissonnette fatally shot six men during evening prayers.
Manisha Krishnan
3.29.18
Canada

Justin Trudeau Got Into Some Schoolyard Name Calling With a Far-Right Group

Trudeau called Quebec’s largest far-right group, essentially, a bunch of idiots.
Mack Lamoureux
1.31.18
extremism

Canada Calls For Its Allies to Monitor Far-Right Extremism

“We need the clear-eyed recognition that terrorist threats do not emanate exclusively from savage outfits like Daesh, Al-Qaeda or the Taliban.”
Mack Lamoureux
8.23.17
right wing extremism

Did Violence Really Undermine Anti-Racist Protest in Quebec City?

Far right extremists were vastly outnumbered, but after "counterproductive" black bloc tactics they still declared victory.
Mack Lamoureux
8.21.17
Canada 150

Canada at War: How Two Decades of Conflict Have Changed a Country

Reminder, the Canadian military is shooting people across the world.
Ian Munroe
6.30.17
News

Quebec City’s Guide for Immigrants Has Some Cringeworthy Advice

Incest is boiled down to its essence: “Parent + child = illegal.”
Justine de l'Église
3.14.17
Premieres

VICTIME Kick in the Door for Noise-Damaged Quebec City Punk on Their Debut 'Mon VR de rêve' EP

An album this intense could only come from a band that formed because of a bar fight.
Phil Witmer
2.28.17
thump news

A Tribe Called Red Members, Narcy, and More to Play Benefit Concert for Families of Quebec City Shooting Victims

The show will happen February 10 at Théâtre Rialto in Montreal.
Corinne Przybyslawski
2.6.17
column

It Shouldn't Take a Massacre to Humanize Muslims

We don’t need to be your doctors and lawyers for our lives to matter.
Sarah Hagi
2.3.17
Features

Coldest Winter: Narcy on the Quebec City Mosque Shooting and Islamophobia in Canada

In the aftermath of the Sainte-Foy tragedy, the Iraqi-Canadian rapper reflects on his own experiences with racism and xenophobia.
Yassin Alsalman
2.2.17
News

Inside the Quebec City Mosque That Was Attacked

The Centre Culturel Islamique de Quebec opens its doors to show “all Canadians what happened” when a gunman opened fire.
Tamara Khandaker
2.1.17
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