Montreal on its own?
Is it time for Montreal to disentangle itself from the rest of Quebec? While nationalists have always wanted special status for Quebec within Canada, some advocates say it's now time for Montreal to receive special status within the province in order to protect and salvage it at the same time.
Anglo rights group CRITIQ today published a survey that shows 90 per cent of island residents believe Montreal is different socially, economically and culturally than the rest of the province. So, could we see a city-state of Montreal someday?
Is this a harebrained idea or a genius project whose time has come? Weigh in the comments below, and listen to Richard Yufe explain the plan to Barry Morgan: