Justin Trudeau
Justin Trudeau is the Member of Parliament for the Montreal riding of Papineau since 2008 and he is a candidate for the leadership of the Liberal Party of Canada. At the heart of Justin’s professional achievements -- whether as a math and French teacher in British Columbia, or his leadership role in Katimavik, or even his strong defense of Quebec as a Member of Parliament -- is deep respect for Canadians coast to coast to coast and his desire to serve them. Justin has a Bachelor of Arts degree from McGill University, and a Bachelor of Education degree from the University of British Columbia.

Entries by Justin Trudeau

I Have Faith in Quebec. So Should You.

(244) Comments | Posted September 12, 2013 | 1:14 PM

Earlier this week, Premier Pauline Marois unveiled her government's much-anticipated plan to legislate values in Quebec. As I have said since her Parti Québécois first announced this plan back in the 2012 election campaign, I categorically oppose it. Like our fellow Canadians elsewhere, Quebeckers are open, positive people. We believe...

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Why the Best Canada Is Built on Education

(161) Comments | Posted February 16, 2013 | 8:04 AM

The Liberal Party of Canada must be a party of principle. Over the course of this campaign, I have proposed key principles that should form the basis of Liberal policy: equality of opportunity, a positive approach to freedom, a grounding in science and evidence, and a commitment to embrace Canada's...

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On the Occasion of the Annual Reviving the Islamic Spirit Conference

(113) Comments | Posted December 23, 2012 | 7:29 AM

What follows is the text of a speech I delivered at the Reviving Islamic Spirit Conference in Toronto on December 22.

As-salamu Alaykum.
I am here today because I believe in freedom of expression.
I am here today because I believe in...

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We Need a New Generation of Canadian Leadership

(97) Comments | Posted November 14, 2012 | 9:55 AM

To mark the official start of the federal Liberal leadership race, The Huffington Post Canada asked all the declared candidates to tell us, in their words, why they decided to run. Justin Trudeau, the Member of Parliament for the Montreal riding of Papineau, announced his bid for the Liberal leadership...

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