Usually the nightly street demonstrations, which have gone on for a month, have a couple of vigorous drummers to speed them along their route. At the very least, someone clangs a cow bell.
But in the last few days, the pots and pans protest -- dubbed the casseroles by observers -- have acted like an alarm clock for the regular evening march, sounding at 8 p.m. on the nose in advance of the march's start.
Friday, May 25, 2012
Montreal students and their supporters have been demonstrating every day for months in huge numbers to protest tuition fee increases and now the draconian Bill 78.