“Not in Verdun,” said Estelle Mi, co-coordinator of Chinatown Youth, when speaking about the need for more resources for Montreal’s homeless population after the closure of a downtown Chinatown homeless shelter. Gareth Madoc-Jones has more.
"There's increased chances for medical error and for harm to occur to patients," says Naveed Hussain, a nurse at the MUHC, of the overcrowding in emergency rooms across Quebec. Anastasia Dextrene reports.
“To me it's very sad," said Concordia University international student, Vishal Shah, on the tuition hikes proposed by the Quebec government for foreign and out-of-province students. A march wad held downtown Thursday. Alyssia Rubertucci reports.
"I didn't necessarily expect to come home with two gold medals," says Alison Levine. The Montreal Paralympian won two gold medals in boccia at the 2023 Parapan Am Games in Santiago, Chile. Swidda Rassy reports.
“It’s a devastating bill,” says an advocate at a Montreal protest against CAQ’s proposed Bill 31, upholding the ban on lease transfers in Quebec. Diona Macalinga reports.
Combat continues in the Middle East following a truce. Melissa Nakhavoly has more on this recent round of violence.
Leaders are pledge more money in an in effort to tackle the climate crisis. Melissa Nakhavoly has more.
“I didn’t necessarily expect to come home with two gold medals,” says Alison Levine. The Montreal Paralympian won two gold medals in boccia at the 2023 Parapan Am Games in Santiago, Chile. Swidda Rassy reports.
“We’re at least 30 or 35 percent over previous years,” says Ryan Abrams, co-chair of the McGill IBD Research Group. The group held a fundraiser event on Thursday to raise money for inflammatory bowel disease research. Swidda Rassy reports.