Marie Josephe Angélique
~Executed by Torture, Montreal, Québec ~ 1734
"I think today is sweet revenge"
~Governor General Michaëlle Jean, Montreal, Québec ~ 2006
"Racism has a history that we must never forget," Jean said. "The racism of today is an extension of the lingering racism of yesterday. If we forget this, then we risk perpetuating an unacceptable situation."