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  • Impact Of Pierre Trudeau

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    Very few Canadians have made the same impacts on Canadian quality of life as Pierre Trudeau did as his time as a politician. During his time as a prime minister, he brought forth many changes that greatly improved the quality of all Canadians living in the country. He made the diverse population of Canada feel safe and included. Pierre trudeau has caused a significant increase on Canadians’ quality of life by helping introduce legislation such as the Charter of Rights and Freedoms and the Official

  • Essay on Pierre Elliot Trudeau

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    Pierre Elliot Trudeau: A Successful Prime Minister A great Prime Minister should always do what is right for Canada, no matter what obstacles he or she faces. Looking at the fifteen years he was in power, Pierre Elliot Trudeau did exactly that. For instance, he implemented the Official Languages Act and made bilingualism law. In another case, he put an end to the October Crisis by putting into effect the War Measures Act. Finally, Trudeau amended the Constitution which gave

  • Compare And Contrast Trudeau And Mulroney

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    Pierre Elliot Trudeau and Martin Brian Mulroney were both greatly renowned Canadian prime ministers for their time. Trudeau being the ladies man and Mulroney being the strait arrow ,they were both complete opposites. Mulroney was as conservative as Trudeau was a liberal. Pierre Trudeau was Prime Minister from April 20, 1968, to June 4, 1979, and again from March 3, 1980, to June 30, 1984. He was known as a womanizer and a super star. This was extremely odd for a Canadian politician getting this

  • Pierre Elliot Trudeau Essay

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    Pierre Elliot Trudeau was the fifteenth prime minister of Canada. He had many accomplishments that benefited all of Canada which include the official language act of Canada where he made French and English the official languages, the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedom, and the liberalization of laws on abortion, homosexuality and the legalization of lotteries. These are only a few of the many accomplishments that Pierre Trudeau achieved for Canada while his position in Parliament that was important

  • Current Leader : Justin Trudeau

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    BIOGRAPHY Current Leader: Justin Trudeau Background: Justin Pierre James Trudeau was born on December 25, 1971 in Ottawa, Canada. Born to PM Pierre Elliott Trudeau and Margaret Trudeau, Justin was the eldest son in the family. In earlier years, he lived in the PM’s residence in Ottawa at 24 Sussex Drive. When Trudeau’s family filed for a divorce and finalized in 1984, he moved to Montreal with his father and brothers, Alexandre and Michel. For education, he followed his father’s footsteps by attending

  • The Political Ideals Of Pierre Trudeau

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    Essay: What were the political ideals of Pierre Trudeau? To what extent did he live up to those ideals during his years as Prime Minister? INTRO Pierre Philippe Yves Elliot Trudeau, better known as Pierre Trudeau, was an author, a university professor, a lawyer and a politician. Through his political actions, as well as through his personality, he stimulated a great deal of emotions, both positive and negative, among the Canadian public. Thus making him a very memorable figure. He introduced

  • The Liberal Views Of Justin Trudeau

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    Justin Trudeau is widely considered one of the most attractive political leaders in the world today. Economically conservative thinkers would be foolish to dismiss his economic prowess because of it. Right-wing citizens all over Canada are devastated by the news. Stephen Harper, who defended conservative values and implemented them in Canada for a full decade, is no longer Prime Minister. Canada will not survive any economic crisis without a government who is willing to make the necessary “hard”

  • Pierre Trudeau 's Policies On The Economy

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    Pierre Trudeau’s Policies Pierre Elliot Trudeau was the 15th Prime Minister of Canada. He served as Prime Minister from April 1968 to June 1984. During his time in office, Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau introduced many new policies. Pierre Trudeau’s policies on the economy, the environment and multiculturalism greatly benefitted Canada. Pierre Trudeau’s policies on the economy benefitted Canada. Trudeau introduced many new support programs. They included increased unemployment insurance, benefits

  • Pierre Trudeau 's Actions And Decisions

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    The October Crisis that occurred in 1970 is quite a controversial topic, however, one can say that prime minister, Pierre Trudeau handled it quite well. Trudeau’s actions and decisions to resolve the October Crisis were justified. His actions were validated by the FLQ’s (Front de Libération du Quebec) intellectual ideas and the immediate threat he dealt with. Trudeau made quick political decisions to handle the calamity, however, the immediate crisis was impacting the cities across Quebec. His actions

  • Greatest Canadian: Pierre Trudeau Essay

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    Pierre Trudeau is the greatest Canadian of the twentieth century due to the fact that he declared Canada’s independence from Great Britain, he abolished the death penalty, and he created the Official Languages Act, making our nation entirely bilingual. His upbringing was a quiet one, “born into a family, a home and a neighbourhood of modest means” . Joseph Charles-Émile Trudeau, the family patriarch, was not a rich man because his parents were Quebec farmers. However, his maternal grandfather was