The term 'Two Solitudes' was coined to describe the linguistic and cultural divide between French and English across Canada. And there has certainly been tensions between the two communities over the years. But now there's a new generation out there with a different take on old battles and new possibilities. We speak with Millennials to see if the whole concept of 'Two Solitudes' may soon be a thing of the past.
Guest(s) : Rémi Francoeur Anne Lagacé-Dowson, Political Commentator Ethan Cox, Editor, ricochet.media Iyad Kaghad, Staff Writer, Le Délit
CityLife examines issues that affect all anglo Montrealers in an engaging and accessible way. Host Richard Dagenais and his team delve into politics, public transit, roadwork, the environment, the economy, immigration, social issues, culture and much more. Each CityLife show zeroes in on a particular subject or issue unfolding in Montréal, often with original approaches and creative coverage of local stories you may not find anywhere else.
Richard Dagenais was born, raised, educated and, continues to be employed, in Montréal. Twice nominated for ACTRA National Radio Awards, he works in Montréal television and radio as a host, anchor, reporter and writer. He is a singer, songwriter, and musician who has performed the anthems for the Expos and Alouettes. He's married with one son and two nutty dogs. He enjoys sports but hates going to the gym; he goes, but he hates it! He's got a blog and he tweets, too!