Thursday, April 19, 2012

Clashes Between Students And Police Reported

Students demonstrate against tuition hikes Wednesday, April 4, 2012 in Quebec City. (Jacques Boissinot/THE CANADIAN PRESS)

On The Eve Of Negotiations, Two Arrested As Students Clash With Police -- CTV

MONTREAL — Two demonstrators were arrested on Thursday morning after a protest against the government's plan to increase tuition turned violent, leading to a confrontation between riot police and student supporters.

Pepper spray and riot shields were deployed as over 200 demonstrators blocked streets in downtown Montreal in a bid to shut down the area.

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My Comment: I am getting so fed up with these demonstrations .... the traffic jams that they cause .... and the dislocation that these students have decided to impose on me when I have nothing to do with this dispute. If they are looking for supporters .... here is a big hint .... you are losing those who have already paid for their education and who are now working to pay for yours.

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