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Jean Chretien

After the collapse of the Progressive Conservatives, the rise of the Reform Party and the Bloc Quebecois, a new man would arrive in the role of prime minister. He was not new to the job by any means and had a role in Parliament that dated back to...

The Shawinigan Handshake

It was on an unassuming Flag Day in 1996 when an incident would happen that would become part of Canadian lore. It has been parodied, debated and much more. It was the Shawinigan Handshake, and today I am talking about the event that made news...

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