Did we learn from the cholera epidemic in 1852 in Quebec, then from the Spanish flu in 1918-1919? An overview of the parliamentary debates of the time shows that those in charge were slow to act, and that the National Assembly took years to improve its action in matters of public hygiene.
Comedian Joey Elias is calling on Canadians to sing The Tragically Hip's Courage from the rooftops Thursday night as the country comes to grips with the realities of self-isolation during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Quebec's musicians and athletes have a message for young people: stay home. They're following the call to influencers from Quebec Premier Francois Legault to help convince young people to abide by public-health directives since the start of COVID-19 pandemic and self-isolate.
A Canadian/Moroccan story of a stray-dog refuge, and a satirical biopic of former Canadian Prime Minister William Lyon Mackenzie King were among the award winners at the Berlin International Film Festival.