The Quebec National Question


The Quebec National Question

The National Question (in French: la Question nationale) is an expression referring to the discussion about the future status of Quebec within Canada, taking into consideration issues of autonomy, sovereignty, and independence.

Contents

Various political positions in answer to the national question

See also

Nationalism

Sovereigntism

  • Sovereigntist events and strategies
  • Quebec sovereigntism

Federalism


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