Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau (C) accompanied by Allan MacEachen (R) Rene Levesque , (FR), Jean Chretien, (L), and Bill Davis, (FL) at the Constitutional conference Nov. 5,  1981. Ron Poling/CP Photo.
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Canada and the Consitution

Pierre Trudeau enacted his rationalist Constitution just as the corrosive logic of liberalism was fracturing our society. Its legacy is a post-rational, post-liberal system where the most important issues are subject to the whims of judicial power.