COMMENT OF THE DAY: Clearly, Charest isn’t THAT far right…

From: http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/politics/clashes-erupt-between-protesters-police-during-charests-plan-nord-event/article2409122/

Well, it seems the student tuition protests in Quebec aren’t drawing a whole lotta sympathy from outside of the province, judging by the response to this article posted on the Globe and Mail.  Seeing as Quebecois students pay by far the lowest university tuition fees in the country—and even the proposed five-year increase wouldn’t change that—I can see why many people who paid more for their education aren’t taking their side. 

One common theme that seems to have emerged from this discussion, judging by the top comments, attributes the root cause of this protest to Quebec’s “failed socialist policies,” to which one clever commentor offers the following alternative:

 

Mark this down as the only time I’ve laughed at a reference to fascism!

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