Chris Selley: Canada’s bilingualism myths die hard — just ask Peter MacKay

Article Link: https://nationalpost.com/opinion/chris-selley-canadas-bilingualism-myths-die-hard-just-ask-peter-mackay

Discussion posted by: David McNamara

Peter MacKay may or may not have a French problem. In Quebecor’s newsrooms, he does: The cover of Sunday’s Journal de Québec alleged he had officially declared his candidacy for Conservative leader with the words “j’ai sera candidate” (not “je serai candidat”). It was marked wrong in red pen. The headline underneath, in English, was “Good luck, mister!”