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  Parti Québécois
POLITICAL PARTY DETAILS
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AbbreviationPQ
Websitehttp://www.pq.org
CountryCanada
Established1968-00-00
Disbanded0000-00-00
ContributorBen
Last EditedIndyGeorgia - April 28, 2020 02:42pm
DescriptionFounded in 1968 by René Lévesque, a former Liberal Party member, as the political party for national sovereignty.

The Parti Québécois or PQ is a left wing political party that advocates national sovereignty for Quebec from Canada. It also advocates social democracy. Members and supporters of the PQ are sometimes called Péquistes (pronounced /peˈkists/ -- a word derived from the French pronunciation of the party's initials).

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Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Apr 05, 2014 09:00pm General The s-word  Article IndyGeorgia 
Aug 20, 2009 07:55pm General PQ brainstorms for ways to revive sagging fortunes   Article Monsieur 
Jun 22, 2009 03:00pm Editorial Parti Quebecois plan to anger us hints at desperation   Article Monsieur 
Mar 15, 2008 07:00am News Parti Quebecois drops requirement for referendum  Article Monsieur 
Nov 12, 2003 12:00am News PQ's Landry called weak, pressed to resign  Article User 13 

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