A must-watch Youtube video!

By |January 11th, 2016|

Click below to watch the video, and help spread the word by sharing the video on Facebook!

Sign this petition to close down the OQLF!

By |January 11th, 2016|

Click on the link below to sign the petition, and spread the word by sharing this post with your friends!

http://petitions.moveon.org/sign/it-is-time-to-close-down?source=s.em.mt&r_by=6680729

An OQLA Update

By |November 12th, 2015|

Breaking News!!! Breaking News!!! Breaking News!!!

 

This is the latest in a series of articles looking at stores and companies and their language policies in areas with majority and significant anglophone populations, as documented by Hampstead’s Harold Staviss, a lawyer, and Côte St. Luc Councillor Ruth Kovac.

One of the biggest victories for language respect has been […]

Costco Update

By |September 3rd, 2015|

This was an e-mail received by the OQLA from Harold Staviss.

 

“After complaining, writing and speaking with several of the higher ups at Costco Wholesale (Costco) in Ottawa as well as several managers of the L’Acadie Boulevard Costco outlet over the past couple of years about the non-existence of any English signage, the failure of having […]

Sign the petition to grant special status for the city of Montreal!

By |August 6th, 2015|

Special status for Montreal is a step in the right direction. Sign the petition and let your voice be heard!

 

https://www.change.org/p/accordez-un-statut-sp%C3%A9cial-pour-mtl-mtlpouvoir-grant-special-status-for-mtl-empowermtl

Don’t touch Bill 101 (A letter to Premier Couillard)

By |June 15th, 2015|

You’ve got to be kidding.  Montreal’s economy continues in a steady decline and instead of softening bill 101 you take steps to toughen it which will only lead to less corporate investment.

 

The recent Quebec court ruling gave you an excellent opportunity to let the matter drop, but in your wisdom you have chosen to make […]

Demonstration outside the OQLF

By |June 10th, 2015|

 

 

Click on the picture below to enlarge! It is an article written by Joel Goldenberg of the Suburban, highlighting the demonstration outside the OQLF on Friday, June 6th, 2015.

 

 

 

 

The Starbucks Case

By |May 8th, 2015|

Our very own Harold Staviss has been working extremely hard for companies to put up English signage in their stores. Starbucks has been one of Harold’s toughest assignment, and here is his most recent e-mail to them.

“Further to my previous correspondence, I wish to thank you very much for giving me the opportunity of trying […]

OQLA Update Video

By |May 7th, 2015|

As you are aware, discrimination towards Anglophones in Quebec has been rising and our economy is suffering as a result. As the video below shows, the lack of English signage has been a problem and one that the OQLA is fighting and working hard to resolve . With your help, these companies will listen to […]