Gerry Vachon holds a protest sign as over 250 people turned out to a peaceful protest held on December 1 outside MPP John Vanthof’s office in New Liskeard. The crowd was protesting cuts made by the Ford government to a proposed French-language university and the elimination of the French-language commissioner position. About 40 rallies were held across the province as 13,000 francophones raised their voices in support of French language rights. (Staff photo by Sue Nielsen)

Francophones protest provincial cuts

Sue Nielsen Speaker Reporter TEMISKAMING SHORES — Green and white Franco-Ontarian flags waved back and forth in the cool damp air as a crowd gathered outside Timiskaming-Cochrane MPP John Vanthof’s…

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Francophones protest provincial cuts was last modified: December 5th, 2018 by Editorial Staff