Today, another separatist government is pushing to pass another charter — a charter of values. It would ban public-sector workers from wearing hijabs, turbans, kippas or large crucifixes while on the job, and force anyone to uncover their face to receive public services.
Marotte says he doesn’t support this latest Parti Québécois initiative.
"I don't fear somebody with a headscarf. I don't fear somebody with a kippa," he tells CBC Radio's David Gutnick in an interview 25 years after his stunt in Montreal.
"They believe in God, they have their own identity — her own identity is not a threat to mine. I know who I am, I know my values, and if somebody is different from me, then I am going to learn from her."
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