National holiday: Justin Trudeau proud of the French language

National Day: Justin Trudeau proud of the French language

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After all the controversy surrounding Bill 96 and the modernization of the Official Languages ​​Act, the Prime Minister of Canada, Justin Trudeau, says he is proud of the French language on this national holiday .

“As Quebecers, we are proud of our history and our beautiful French language. These are the roots of a unique culture that unites us from Rimouski to Val-d'Or, via Montreal and Sherbrooke,” said Mr. Trudeau.

Underlining the importance of the province in the country's history, the Prime Minister recalled that Quebec is often a forerunner when it comes to equality, justice and democracy.

“Today, Quebec talent in areas such as sport, cinema and artificial intelligence are the pride of all Canadians,” he added.

After two years of absence, Quebecers can once again enjoy the St. -Jean-Baptiste, as Justin Trudeau pointed out.

“On behalf of the Government of Canada, Sophie and I wish a beautiful and happy National Day to all Quebecers. Let's be proud of who we are and of our achievements, and let's continue to work together to build a fairer, greener and more prosperous society,” he concluded.