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Quebecers are écoeurés, disgusted

The whole system of government and how the people we elect actually discharge responsibilities have made voters fed up

QUÉBEC CITY--What, you may ask, might possess a voter in The Distinct Society to turn to the Bloc Québécois come voting day, even though he or she may not be in favour of sovereignty? The question is an important one because the current level of popularity for Bloc Québécois Leader Gilles Duceppe and his gang is actually not much more than an indication of the weakness of all the other guys, especially the Liberals. A mere few months ago, the BQ was in deep trouble, even though support for sovereignty remained relatively strong. They were losing partisans by the bucket full and they looked like an old, tired party in search of a raison d'être.

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Quebecers are écoeurés, disgusted

The whole system of government and how the people we elect actually discharge responsibilities have made voters fed up

QUÉBEC CITY--What, you may ask, might possess a voter in The Distinct Society to turn to the Bloc Québécois come voting day, even though he or she may not be in favour of sovereignty? The question is an important one because the current level of popularity for Bloc Québécois Leader Gilles Duceppe and his gang is actually not much more than an indication of the weakness of all the other guys, especially the Liberals. A mere few months ago, the BQ was in deep trouble, even though support for sovereignty remained relatively strong. They were losing partisans by the bucket full and they looked like an old, tired party in search of a raison d'être.

  
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World Press Photo 15 exhibit premiere at the Canadian War Museum, July 22 July 24, 2015

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A woman takes in the third prize for contemporary issues single photos by Italian photographer Fulvio Bugani. His series is called 'Waria: Being a Different Muslim.'
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Cees Cole, Netherlands ambassador to Canada.
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Mark O’Neill, president and CEO at the Canadian War and History museums.
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World Press Photo representative Noortje Gorter.
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Photographer Chris Roussakis, Hill Times reporter Rachel Aiello, photographer Cynthia Münster and Hill Times online editor Bea Vongdouangchanh.
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The music from these two string musicians flowed through the gallery all evening.
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Jeanine DeVos taking in the exhibit.
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Mark O’Neill, president and CEO at the Canadian War and History museums, with Silvie Morel.
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Cynthia and Yves Bled.

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