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Tuesday, April 01, 2008 2. Trudeaumania…and National Tensions Trudeau vs. Robert Stanfeild(picture: fumbles the football) Trudeau o Reasonably able politician o Arrogant. Temperamental and stubborn o Stood to nationalists o Sexy and stylish. Flirted shamelessly with the media o Trademark: roses from governor general o Dad was a self made millionaire, bought gas stations and sold them at height of great depression o He excelled in classical philosophy, literature o He actually held some separatist sentiment o It is recorded that he refused to fight ww2 because it was not quebecs war o Went to law school at Montréal university, Harvard, and London school of economics o When he left Montréal to Harvard and London, he would begin to question the separatist sentiment o In 1965, comes to attention of Pearson government Invited as one of three wise men to join Pearson government Pearson wanted some prominent Quebecers to join his government due to the growth of the separatist movements
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