Jacques Parizeau, former separatist Quebec premier, dies at 84

By Associated Press, June 2, 2015

Jacques Parizeau, the blunt-talking former separatist Quebec premier who came close to taking the French-speaking province out of Canada, died June 1. He was 84.His death was announced on Facebook by his wife, Lisette Lapointe, and confirmed by Pierre Karl Péladeau, the current separatist Parti Quebecois leader. No other details were immediately available.Read full article >>