Quebec

Sabotage & Blockade: Against Extractive Industry in Quebec

In mid-August, a blockade began in Gaspesie, located in so-called Quebec in Canada. The blockade sought to stop the drilling of oil in Mik’maq territory, and was supported in various statements by Mik-maq people. An...

Montreal Against Junex: When All Else Fails, Block The Rails

On Sunday September 10th, we mobilized in solidarity with the ongoing resistance against the extractive oil industry in Gaspésie, in particular, Junex and its investors. Corporations like Junex (and their investors) collude with provincial...

Interview with Montreal Antifascist Organizer

MTL Counter-info sent some questions to some people involved in ongoing anti-fascist activities, in an effort to address common misconceptions about these struggles. This is what they had to say. Can you tell me about...

Quebec City: Banner Drops Across the City

Earlier today a group of anti-racist/anti-fascist organizers dropped a series of banners. This action is a part of an ongoing and decentralized struggle against Québec right-wing extremists and white nationalists promoting xenophobic, anti-immigrant and...

Mi`gmak Territory: The River Camp is Here to Stay!

From Camp de la Rivière Yesterday’s torrential downpour forced us to have a slow evening. Lit by the glow of candles and lulled by the drip of raindrops on tarps, some of us played Scrabble, while...

Call for a Week of Actions Against the Oil Lobby: Solidarity with the Fight...

Several groups are currently fighting against the exploitation of hydrocarbons in Gaspesie in order to prevent Junex, Petrolia, Squatex and others industries from sacking the peninsula. The moment is opportune to put an end...

Montreal: No Borders, No One Is Illegal

This past weekend, a group of Montreal anti-racist organizers and graf writers collaborated in an effort to remind people living in Montreal and throughout Québec that no one is illegal: there is no such...

Context and Report Back from the August 20th Three-Way Clash in Québec City

Anti-racists and anti-fascists from across Québec successfully disrupted a demonstration planned by the xenophobic, anti-immigrant and rabidly Islamophobic group La Meute, in Québec City, on August 20th. For more than 5 hours, the racists...
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Gaspesi, Quebec: Traditional Mi’kmaq Chiefs Oppose Fracking

Today, we traditional council chiefs from the 1st and the 7th Districts of Mi’kma’ki have gathered at the Junexit Banquet organized by the Camp by the River. We are here not only to support...
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Quebec City: Anti-Fascists block Islamophobic Group from Marching

Hundreds of anti-fascists and anti-racists blocked a planned march by Islamophobic and anti-migrant far right group La Meute. People clashed with police, beat up a Nazi, and kept the racist marchers trapped in a...