Feb 15, 2013 | 24:30Quebec AM Chief specialist in Language statistics Jean-Pierre Corbeil Audio
Quebec AM Chief specialist in Language statistics Jean-Pierre Corbeil Feb 15, 2013 | 24:30When looking at all the language census data, it's easy to swim in the numbers... Statistics Canada has a specialized team of analsyts to try and make sense of what it all means. To tell us more about the language statistics for anglophones living in the province of Quebec,
Susan Campbell spoke with Jean-Pierre Corbeil. He is the Chief specialist in Language statistics.
Feb 26, 2013 | 6:28Homerun Living English Audio
Homerun Living English Feb 26, 2013 | 6:28A real-life experiment for our Living English series. We catch up with two West Island Anglophones who switched classrooms for the day.
Vanessa Caporicci is a student at the French school Felix-Leclerc in Pointe Claire.Robin Richard-Shaw attends St. Thomas, the English school next door. She is in French immersion.Today the 16 year-olds switched classrooms.
Feb 21, 2013 | 11:54Breakaway Central Quebec School Board raises concerns over Bill 14 Audio
Breakaway Central Quebec School Board raises concerns over Bill 14 Feb 21, 2013 | 11:54The Parti Québécois government's plan to remove francophone military families of the right to send their children to English schools. If that section of Bill 14 goes through, the Central Quebec School Board says it means the loss of some 700 students and the inevitable closure of schools. Jacquie spoke to Stephen Burke, Chairman of the Central Quebec School Board about some of their concerns.
Feb 22, 2013 | 9:27Homerun Living English Audio
Homerun Living English Feb 22, 2013 | 9:27The latest results from our exclusive EKOS poll of Quebec Anglophones examine the sense of belonging in Quebec. When we asked how Anglophones think relations are with Franco Quebecers, 40% say good or excellent. However, 30% say relations are only acceptable. Another 30% say they are strained or difficult. In the midst of this two new groups have emerged. Richard Yufe is with Canadian Rights in Quebec. Mark Bergeron is a member of The Unity Group. They spoke to Homerun's Sue Smith.
Mar 4, 2013 | 5:27Homerun PROTECTING ENGLISH CULTURE IN QUEBEC Audio
Homerun PROTECTING ENGLISH CULTURE IN QUEBEC Mar 4, 2013 | 5:27Today's results of our CBC Ekos poll of Quebec Anglophones show that 88% of respondents think that it's important to protect English language and culture. Seven percent disagreed. Nancy Marrelli is the Emeritus Archivist for Concordia University and the editor of several books about Montreal heritage.
Feb 1, 2013 | 10:24Homerun Two Solitudes with Jay Baruchel Audio
Homerun Two Solitudes with Jay Baruchel Feb 1, 2013 | 10:24On Friday February 1st Homerun was live from Indigo with co-host Jay Baruchel. This is all part of Canada Reads. Jay is defending Two Solitudes by Hugh MacLennan. We asked our panelists ---what do the two solitudes look like today?