I know Quebecers don't want to relive old battles; they prefer to build for the future.
Despite our high rate of unemployment, 300,000 jobs go unfilled largely because many of the unemployed lack the skills needed today as a result of technological progress.
For me, unemployment and poverty in the Greater Montreal area is not mainly a problem of structure, or design, or statistics. It is a profoundly human situation.
Canada is the homeland of equality, justice and tolerance.
Our first Prime Minister saw a country that would be known for its generosity of spirit. And so it is.