Grass Roots And Grassroots

The Grass Roots was an American rock band in the late sixties and early seventies. Their biggest, but certainly not their only, hit was Midnight Confessions, a song that still gets played on many oldies stations. On the other hand, the concept of Grassroots politics is significantly different, but no less an integral part ofContinue reading “Grass Roots And Grassroots”

Quebec Election Day: Vote!

It is election day in Quebec. Amid all the campaign posters and stickers that have sprouted up over the last 33 days – evidently in lieu of daffodils, but one hopes spring will get here eventually – one store window stands out. The staff of the downtown Ste. Catherine Street location of Lululemon has turnedContinue reading “Quebec Election Day: Vote!”