The Return of the Bloc Québécois

The Agenda with Steve Paikin

The Bloc Québécois surged to third place in the federal election. How did the party that promotes Quebec sovereignty pull it off? What role did the controversial Bill 21 and pipelines play in the victory? The Agenda welcomes Stéphanie Chouinard of Queen's University, and Emily Laxer of York University's Glendon College to discuss the role the Bloc will play in a minority government.
Episode:
West vs. the Rest; The Rise of Quebec
Aired:
Oct 31, 2019

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