This board will look at the significance and effect that PM Pierre Trudeau had on Canada from 1968-1984. He was a very good but controversial man and I believe he was one of the most influential Canadians from 1982-the present.
In women won equal rights to men thanks to Trudeau. This was part of what started women's rights today and helped shape our country as a very 'openminded' place. Although we don't yet have gender equality, we have come a long way.
In conclusion, Pierre Elliot Trudeau shaped Canada in ways most prime ministers did not. He was loved by many but also hated by many and I think it was his controversial opinions that created new ideas and allowed a movement for the future.
Québec's labour and immigration minister Pierre Laporte is kidnapped by the FLQ on Oct. He was later found murdered.
In Trudeau was put to the test when British diplomat James cross was kidnapped by people of a Quebec movement who disagreed with what trudeau wanted; they wanted Quebec to be separated from the rest on Canada.