and the Economy
not a good economic situation -> Trudeau has no fixed economic principals !
expands the civil service to plan out the economy!
1972 -> he returns with the minority government -> NDP!
they want to expand t
Variants of Nationalism
Emerging tension of Individualist vs Collective rights
Individual rights in Quebec focus on rights of individual french Canadians no matter where they live in the country
Collective is more concerned with Quebec
Priorities of Mulroney
In the past, Canada and United States have had leaders who don't like each other
(Trudeau and Nixon/Reagan, Diefenbaker and Kennedy)
Mulroney thought through friendship better diplomacy could be achieved (did this
An idea that has been around for decades (WLMK thought about it, didn't do it).
Pearson was attached to it, but the debate brought up all kinds of turmoil. Diefenbaker
wants Union Jack on it somewhere, Pearson thought it carried too muc
History 1300A: The Trudeau Era
1. Life in the 1970s!
Saturday night tv !
Pierre Trudeau was PM!
1968 -> runs for leadership of political party !
2. Trudeau & Trudeau Mania !
shows ongoing debate of collective and individua