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Day: May 27, 1987

Say Goodbye to the Dream of One Canada

Click here to view the original document (PDF). P. E. Trudeau: ‘Say goodbye to the dream’ of one Canada. Former prime minister Pierre Elliott Trudeau, in one of his strongest statements since he left office, has put on paper his views on proposed changes to bring Quebec into the Constitution. He is totally opposed to the changes. He says they mean “goodbye” to the dream of one Canada. And he says acceptance of the changes would render the Canadian state “totally impotent” and leave the country “to eventually be governed… Read more Say Goodbye to the Dream of One Canada