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Day: April 22, 1975

Quebec’s special status-Montreal Gazette

Click here to view the original document (PDF). Office of The Prime Minister PRESS CLIPPINGS Name of Publication Montreal Gazette Date APR 22 1975 Quebec’s special status It was ten years ago – on a tour of western Canada in the fall of 1965 – that Premier Jean Lesage launched the idea of a particular constitutional status for Quebec. His suggestions were vaguely formulated and did not win an immediately favorable reaction. But as the debate on French-English relations in Confederation developed over the years, the reality of Quebec’s position… Read more Quebec’s special status-Montreal Gazette