Montreal students march against austerity

Written by admin on 14/11/2018 Categories: 长沙桑拿

MONTREAL – Thousands of CEGEP and university students are taking part in a large demonstration against austerity measures Thursday.

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Students hold us signs during an austerity protest in Montreal’s Old Port, Thursday, November 5, 2015.

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The demonstration is started at 1 p.m. in the Old Port, at the corner of de la Commune Street and Saint-Laurent Boulevard.

About 20 associations representing more than 50,000 students have a strike mandate for the province-wide protest.

READ MORE: WATCH: Montreal students protest austerity

The students are joining teachers and other public sector workers in denouncing cuts to education and stalled salary negotiations.

Students hold us signs during an austerity protest in Montreal’s Old Port, Thursday, November 5, 2015.

Felicia Parrillo/Global News

Students march to protest austerity in Quebec, Thursday, November 5, 2015.

Felicia Parrillo/Global News


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