Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois is a Canadian politician from Montreal, Quebec. With Manon Massé, he is the co-spokesperson of the left-wing party Québec solidaire since May 21, 2017, and was elected as a member of the provincial legislative assembly on May 29, 2017. Before his arrival in active politics, he was well known for his role during the 2012 Quebec student protests as co-spokesperson of the Coalition large de l'Association pour une solidarité syndicale étudiante, a broad coalition of student associations opposed to the $1,625 tuition hike introduced by Jean Charest's government. He quit that position on August 9, 2012.
|Born:||31, 1990, Montreal, Quebec, Canada|
|Political party:||Québec solidaire|
|Education:||UQAM, Masters degree in sociology|
|Civilian awards:||Prix impératif français (2013)|
|Preceded by:||Françoise David|
|Twitter:||Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois's Twitter profile|
About Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois
Famous for leading a student activist group known as CLASSE in a fight against higher education tuition increases proposed by Quebec Premier Jean Charest, he is also notable for his Governor General's Award-winning activism memoir, Tenir Tete.
After receiving his bachelor's degree in sociology from the Universite du Quebec a Montreal, he entered the philosophy graduate program at the Universite de Montreal.
Prior to his involvement in CLASSE, he belonged to another student activist organization-- ASSE (the Association pour une Solidarite Syndicale Etudiante).
The son of fellow activist Gilles Dubois, he was raised in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
He and Craig Kielburger are both noteworthy Canadian activists.
Information related to Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois
- 2012 Quebec student protests - The 2012 Quebec student protests were a series of student demonstrations led by student unions such as the Association pour une solidarité syndicale étudiante, the Fédération étudiante universitaire du Québec, and the Fédération étudiante collégiale du Québec against a proposal by the Quebec...
- Association pour une solidarité syndicale étudiante - The Association pour une solidarité syndicale étudiante is a Canadian student union founded in February 2001 in Sherbrooke, Quebec, which contains about 50,000 CEGEP and university-level students in 25 member student unions throughout Quebec.
- Québec solidaire MNAs
- Governor General's Award-winning non-fiction writers
- Université du Québec à Montréal alumni
- Canadian memoirists
- Canadian activists
- Politicians from Montreal
- Writers from Montreal