Quebec community organizations have gone on strike across the province this past week as a result of intense pressures due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Organizers say they lack the funding needed to deal with the massive growth in the need for their services to house, feed, and provide care for vulnerable populations.
The Quebec Superior Court decided to allow the current CSU executive to serve out its term. Undergraduate student and lawyer Patrice Blais circulated a petition seeking a recall of the current executive in December. Blais presented a petition with over 3,000 signatures to then council chair Jessica Nudo.