“Last week, accompanied by some dozen other Quebecois activists, I visited Fort McMurray, Alberta. This city, the global nerve centre of tar sands production, is a city like no other. What I saw and heard there moved me deeply, and the tragedy of Lac Megantic has only served to reinforce those feelings. I will be back.”
Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois is the former co-spokesperson for Quebec student association CLASSE. This is the first of a series of three texts on this trip. Read it here.
The articles were originally published in French on the Huffington Post Quebec, see links below: