The recent Quebec election was the first one fought in almost half a century where sovereignty wasn't a major issue, or THE major issue. And some are pointing to the lack of interest in sovereignty by young Quebecers as the reason that the Parti Québécois did so poorly. But pundits have declared sovereignty dead before, and it's always come roaring back. We ask Montrealers from across the political spectrum to weigh in on the issue.
Guest(s) : Patrick White, Political Analyst Ethan Cox, Ricochet Media Editor Toula Drimonis, Political Commentator Jennifer Drouin, Parti Québécois
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, the environment, the economy, immigration, roadwork, 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!