Quebec vs Newfoundland: The Hydropower Race to Market

There are no coincidences on the road to resources! Premier Dunderdale resigned on the same day Grand Chief Coon Come assumed an expanded (Cree) jurisdictional role. As a result, Quebec continues to leapfrog ahead of its faltering competitor. Read the full article on First Perspective Р Quebec v. Labrador: natives and the hydropower sweepstakes. Here was realpolitik at play: Quebec was...

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CBC News Interview with Bill Gallagher – Could Ontario follow Quebec’s lead on First Nations relations?

CBC News Interview with Bill Gallagher – Could Ontario follow Quebec’s lead on First Nations relations?

Canadians saw the realpolitiks behind a hoped for National Energy Strategy play out in full view at the premiers council meeting during the week of July 23, in Halifax. The premiers of Alberta and British Columbia dueled over the Northern Gateway Pipeline, while Quebec’s premier was cast in the role of statesman. One of the reasons Quebec could assume this role was its recent success with...

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