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  Lucien Bouchard - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Lucien Bouchard, PC, B.Sc, LL.B (born December 22, 1938 in Saint-Coeur-de-Marie, Quebec, Canada) is a Quebec lawyer, diplomat and politician.
Bouchard's relationship with politics is a complex one, as he affiliated himself over the years with various political parties with highly diverging ideologies, going as far as founding one, the Bloc Québécois.
Bouchard, considered more moderate on the sovereignty issue than traditional PQ premiers, also faced criticism by the hard liners of his own party for failing to engage the province in a third referendum on sovereignty in the course of his mandate, six years after the second one.
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 Lucien Bouchard   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The meech lake accord was a set of failed constitutional amendments to the constitution of canada proposed by prime minister brian mulroney and robert...
Bouchard became the first separatist leader of the Opposition Leader of the Opposition (Canada) quick summary:
The leader of the opposition in canada is the member of parliament in the canadian house of commons who leads her majestys loyal opposition (the body...
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 Bouchard, Lucien
Bouchard, Lucien, lawyer, politician, premier of Quebec from 1996 to 2001 (born on December 22, 1938, at Saint-Coeur-de-Marie, Que.
Prime Minister Brian MULRONEY appointed Bouchard ambassador to France in 1988 and asked him to join the federal Conservative Cabinet that year as secretary of state and later as minister of the environment (1988-90).
Bouchard stayed on as premier for another 3 years, but he was disappointed that the separatist cause had not gained momentum during his time as premier.
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 Premier Lucien Bouchard 2001 Notes
Bouchard bids farewell to limelight By: KEVIN DOUGHERTY The Gazette Lucien Bouchard gave the last press conference he intends to give as premier yesterday, and admitted there are some things he is looking forward to when Bernard Landry is sworn in next week as his successor.
Lucien Bouchard has long been acknowledged as probably the most charismatic Canadian politician of our time, and his ability to weave a spell was never more evident than in the fulsome praise for his supposed statesmanship unleashed by his unexpected resignation.
Lucien Bouchard is first minister of Quebec, one of the finest orators on the planet, a man well-regarded by the voters and respected even by those who reject his political option.
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 Quebec premier's resignation intensifies crisis within separatist movement   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Said Bouchard, “I believed, and I still believe, that one of the best ways of persuading Quebecers of their ability to govern themselves, with all their resources and powers, is through a concrete demonstration of their potential and that of their state”.
Bouchard's evolution from federal Tory cabinet minister to budget-cutting PQ Premier underlines the real nature of the PQ and the Quebec separatist project A split-off from the Parti Libéral du Québec, the PQ, from its inception in 1968, has always been a capitalist party that defended the interests of the Quebec bourgeoisie.
Bouchard's failure to carry out precisely such a programme is a reflection of the reliance of the PQ on its “hard-line” separatist wing and on appeals to ethnic and linguistic chauvinism.
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 Bouchard, Lucien on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
A lawyer and a political ally of Brian Mulroney, Bouchard served under him as Canada's ambassador to France (1985-88) and environment minister (1989-90).
Bouchard resigned from the parliament in 1996 to become Quebec's premier and leader of the PQ; he resigned as premier and party leader early in 2001.
Lucien Bouchard will have blood on his hands if violence erupts.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/B/BouchrdL.asp   (376 words)

  
 Quebec - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This led to the formation of the Bloc Québécois party in Ottawa under the leadership of Lucien Bouchard, who had resigned from the federal cabinet.
Lucien Bouchard declared in a speech that Quebec is the "white society" with the lowest birthrate in the world.
Lucien Bouchard became Quebec's new premier in 1996.
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 HE WAS NO GIANT
Bouchard, we are told, had a vision, he was charming and cultivated, he was honest, courageous, dignified and determined.
Bouchard, like all Quebec leaders of all parties before him for the past decades, does not believe that people should be left to act as they will within the limits of the law in a free market and a free society.
Bouchard also put all his political weight behind his municipal affairs minister's plan to merge municipalities in the major urban centres of the province.
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 Trudeau Attacks Bouchard   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
I accuse Lucien Bouchard of having betrayed the population of Quebec during last October's referendum campaign.
Bouchard's assertion, the Fulton-Favreau formula satisfied the first requirement; the Victoria Charter satisfied the first one fully and the second one partially; and the Constitution Act of 1982 entirely satisfied both requirements.
Bouchard is showing that he knows nothing about the 1982 constitution when he alleges that the Chrétien government - after a No vote - will want "to perpetuate the current situation which gives the federal apparatus and the English-speaking provinces...
www.canadahistory.com /sections/documents/trudeau_attacks_bouchard.htm   (2824 words)

  
 Online NewsHour: Newsmaker with Lucien Bouchard -- April 23,1996
Lucien Bouchard, the new premier of the Quebec Province, who won a January election on a platform calling for the Province to become independent from Canada, talks with Charles Krause.
The partitionist's growing strength is yet another sign of the increased polarization and tension that Lucien Bouchard will have to deal with now that he's Quebec's new premier.
LUCIEN BOUCHARD, Premier, Quebec: Well, as you know, it was a very intense debate where 94 percent of people express an opinion, and it's almost unheard in Quebec's democracy to see such a high participation, and it was a close call.
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 Behind the failure of Lucien Bouchard   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Old foes Roy Romanow and Jean Chrétien — who clashed with Bouchard time and again over Quebec sovereignty — were generous with their praise of the Quebec premier, after he announced his resignation.
Bouchard had taken Quebec to the brink of sovereignty in 1995 (then as leader of the Bloc Québécois), but had seen support for sovereignty wane every year since.
Bouchard’s "efforts were in vain" because he betrayed his promise to the people who elected him to office.
www.web.net /sworker/En/SW2001/348-03-bouchard.html   (683 words)

  
 On Balance - Vol 7, Num 10   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Bouchard's entire leg was amputated after he was stricken with streptococcus A bacteria.
Because Bouchard's recovery was problematic as of Friday December 2, reporters were polite and kept speculation about the political implications of Bouchard's illness to a minimum.
It is indeed ironic that while the media shied away from providing the political ramifications of Lucien Bouchard's convalescence, a topic they have some expertise on, they did not shy away from describing in detail rumours that made Bouchard's condition appear far worse than it actually was.
oldfraser.lexi.net /publications/onbalance/1994/7-10   (3067 words)

  
 Royal Canadian Air Farce - On-Line Video
Lucien Bouchard's address to the nation is excerpted.
Lucien Bouchard cries the post referendum blues with his intellectual equal, Mike from Canmore.
Lucien Bouchard's emergency address to the province proves he's in the dark.
www.airfarce.com /video/bouchard.html   (206 words)

  
 Quebec Separatist Leader Lucien Bouchard attacked for Freemason Connections
Lucien Bouchard's manifesto, Pour un Quebec lucide - A Clear-eyed Vision - was front-page news last week.
"But not lucid like Lucien and his Freemasons," he said, without justifying his conclusion that the group of 12 business, academic, and other leaders in their fields, including La Presse journalist Andre Pratte, are linked to the masonic order.
The Bouchard manifesto calls for measures to pay down Quebec's $117-billion debt, increase university tuition, and replace income tax by consumption taxes.
www.freemasonrywatch.org /lucienbouchard.html   (599 words)

  
 azerbic - Antonia Zerbisias - Toronto Star Blog: Lucien Bouchard is dead!!
Bouchard, couldn't get an answer at his law office of now the law office is answering the phone and they are saying what are you talking about?
And so now we are happy to report that Lucien Bouchard is alive and well and at his law office in downtown Montreal.
Bouchard said this was an insult to Quebeckers and left the Mulroney government to form his own party, the bloc Quebecois.
thestar.blogs.com /azerb/2005/09/lucien_bouchard.html   (810 words)

  
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 PlaybillArts: News: Montreal Symphony Names Former Quebec Premier Lucien Bouchard as Chairman   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Montreal Symphony has named Lucien Bouchard, the founder of the Bloc Québécois and the one-time premier of Quebec, as chairman of the board.
Bouchard, an attorney, served as Canada's ambassador to France from 1985-88, and as Secretary of State and Secretary of the Environment in the federal government.
In 1990, he left the government to found the separatist Bloc Québécois, and served as the premier of Quebec from 1996 until his retirement in 2001.
www.playbillarts.com /news/article/410.html   (286 words)

  
 AllRefer.com - Lucien Bouchard (Canadian History, Biography) - Encyclopedia
Lucien Bouchard[lUsyaN´ bOOshAr´] Pronunciation Key, 1938–;, French-Canadian separatist leader, b.
In 1990 he broke with Mulroney and the Progressive Conservative party over the failed Meech Lake Accord and formed the Bloc QuEbEcois, a Quebec separatist party intended to complement the provincial Parti QuEbEcois (PQ) on the federal level.
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 Lucien Bouchard returns to work after losing leg - Politics and Economy - CBC Archives
Lucien Bouchard returns to work after losing leg - Politics and Economy - CBC Archives
Lucien Bouchard returns to work after losing leg
Almost three months after a near-fatal brush with flesh-eating disease, the leader of the Bloc Québécois is back on the job in the House of Commons.
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 Bouchard, Lucien articles on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
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Bouchard, Lucien BOUCHARD, LUCIEN [Bouchard, Lucien], 1938-, French-Canadian separatist leader, b.
In 1990 he broke with Mulroney and the Progressive
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 Plug Pulled on 'I Hate Lucien Bouchard' web page
David Jones, president of Electronic Frontier Canada (EFC) says ``IGS made a real mess of things'' when it pulled the plug on the controversial 'I Hate Lucien Bouchard' web page after receiving several complaints.
The web page author, Colin McPhedran of Kanata, Ont., is a customer of IGS (Information Gateway Services), and says he never intended for his web page to cause such a stir -- he was merely expressing his political views.
Lucien Bouchard is a public figure and comments on his actions and performance are part of that debate'', he says.
www.efc.ca /pages/pr/efc-pr.14nov96.html   (443 words)

  
 Lucien Bouchard
A lawyer and a political ally of Brian
, Bouchard served under him as Canada's ambassador to France (1985–88) and environment minister (1989–90).
In 1990 he broke with Mulroney and the Progressive Conservative party over the failed
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 The 1998 Canadian Encyclopedia: Bouchard, Lucien@ HighBeam Research   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The 1998 Canadian Encyclopedia: Bouchard, Lucien@ HighBeam Research
Bouchard, Lucien, lawyer, politician (b at Saint- Coeur-de-
Bouchard was educated at a collge classique at Jonquire
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 Find in a Library: The antagonist : Lucien Bouchard and the politics of delusion
Find in a Library: The antagonist : Lucien Bouchard and the politics of delusion
The antagonist : Lucien Bouchard and the politics of delusion
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 Canadian Theatre Encyclopedia
The Grand Théâtre is similar to major venues across the country (Place des Arts etc.) in that it hosts touring theatre, ballet and opera companies as well as serving as home for the Orchestre Symphonique de Québec.
In winter, 2000, the Grand Théâtre was the site of a riot during a Youth Summit organized by Premiere Lucien Bouchard.
Since October 2002, Athabasca University has hosted the web site, with an editorial board comprising members of the Association for Canadian Theatre Research.
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