159 years from French Acadia to British conquest. 104 years from British conquest to Confederation. 156 years from Confederation to 2023. Just over 400 years of Canadian History.
Canadian History From France
The proponents of the ‘cancel culture’ seek to remove statues and memorial stones from our view in an effort to expunge from our collective social memory those people they deem to be ‘blots’ to our history. The positive and valuable contributions to our country made by these men, are portrayed as insignificant compared to their ‘shortcomings’ as judged by today’s standards.
The story of Canada started in the mind of God, long before the French landed on our shores… that is, if you believe that God is the one who sets up and takes down nations (Daniel 2:21).