Excellent mobilization in Sherbrooke today against the oilization of Quebec!

Students from Sherbrooke’s CEGEP succeeded in mobilizing close to a thousand people who chanted slogans out loud in the heart of downtown.

There was remarkable energy in the crowd. The holding of this march represents a pivotal moment against the TransCanada project. The company must now respond to the CEGEPers, who will now be recognized as important players in the talks on Quebec’s energy future.

People across Quebec are mobilizing and a real fight against oilization is taking shape.

Congratulations to the students!

Alex Tyrrell
Leader of the Green Party of Quebec

Excellent article by Camille Dauphinais-Pelletier about the demonstration against the Petrolisation of Quebec at the CEGEP de Sherbrooke!

“The leader of the Green Party of Quebec, Alex Tyrrell, was also spending part of the day in Sherbrooke. “It’s really great to mobilize against tar sands oil, especially when it’s young people who take the leadership,” he said, recalling that his party is “against any form of transporting tar sands oil on Quebec territory.


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