Articles about Montreal

Rereading Noel Mostert’s book Supership

Published on Aug 19, 2022 by Sheila McLeod Arnopoulos

In 1974 as a very junior reporter at The Montreal Star, some senior reporters alerted me to a two-part major piece of reporting by Noel Mostert in the New Yorker magazine. The article was about oil supertankers, the skill required to navigate and operate them and their widespread pollution of the sea.

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Nasty remarks and dirty looks

Published on Nov 15, 2013 by Sheila McLeod Arnopoulos

In the debate that has led up to the tabling Thursday of a charter of Quebec values, too many Quebecers, including some well-known Quebec feminists, appear to be supporting the idea of excluding Muslim women who wear head scarves from major employment opportunities in Quebec society.

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Un climat d’inclusion

Published on Nov 13, 2012 by Sheila McLeod Arnopoulos

“Le nouveau portrait de la situation linguistique dans la métropole reflète des tendances particulièrement positives et encourageantes. Des données tirées du dernier recensement démontrent que parmi les habitants de l’île de Montréal, pas moins de 85% parlent français.”

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