Disclaimer: The NUS has taken no formal opinion on the student strikes of 2012, however, we feel a need to adequately represent both sides so that the student body can make an informed decision. To that purpose, here are a number of links leading to information for and against the strikes.
Against tuition hikes
(en français) : Faut-il vraiment augmenter les frais de scolarité ?
For the tuition hikes
Quebec tuition increase : increase is justified (Western Gazette)
Grève étudiante : l’accessibilité sans la qualité, un très mauvais calcul (Heather Munroe Blum in Le Devoir)
Globe and mail editorial : Even with university tuition increase, Quebec’s fees still lowest in country
For the Strike
Against the strike