HENRY VIII AND HIS CHILDREN

  THE CANOSSA PRECEDENT Before Henry VIII’s (1491-1547) defiance of the Pope, there had been an incident between King and Pope that became well known in Europe: Heinrich IV, Emperor of Germany, met his match with Pope Gregory VIII in an incident later called The...

Le Plan Nord

November 20, 2015    Le Plan Nord was an economic development strategy launched by the Jean Charest government in May 2011. Proving to be the perfect time for this plan, as the economic cycle and demand from China had brought mineral prices especially iron ore to an...

How Democracy Became Established in Quebec

The learning of democracy in French Canada started following the conquest of New France of 1759-1760 by the English. The Plains of Abraham defeat of 1759 and the subsequent Montreal capitulation in the spring of 1760 forced the departure of a large number of French...