In the first chapter, Van Riel
surveys the role of religion within the Platonic city, and the connection between religion and morality.
Gwyn meditates himself as he follows Riel
to the gallows, struck by his religiosity and dignity before death.
was created at Toronto's O'Keefe Centre on September 23, 1967, as part of the Canadian Opera Company's tribute to the centenary of Canadian Confederation.
Goldring also mentions that honouring Riel
would demean the service of Canadian World War II veterans; he does not mention that a large number of Metis people fought among them.
Goldring's newsletter came out the month after a private member's bill was introduced calling for Riel
's treason conviction to be overturned and Riel
to be formally recognized as a Father of Confederation.
were looking for Riel
and Villamar in connection with a Jan.
Another reason would be to make Louis Riel
into a national figurehead that Metis across Canada can rally around (much like many Eastern tribes have pictures of Sitting Bull and Geronimo as symbols of Native pride, even if these tribes are not Sioux or Apache.
Teillet said her connection to Louis Riel
is something that many Canadians find surprising.
joined EagleBank as Senior Vice President and Senior Operations Officer in March 1998.
While Zinovich openly invites further debate in the on-going contentious issue of Louis Riel
and his execution, he also succeeds in his exploration of Gabriel Dumont by augmenting the "facts" and lifting out fascinating aspects of Dumont's interior life.
Murray Nicolson chronicles the rival development of Protestantism and Catholicism in the West, the Riel
rebellion of the 1880s, the struggle of Manitoba Catholic settlers for their own schools, and the arrival of Byzantine Catholics.
with profiles of Gabriel Dumont and Poundmaker