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Curiously, Lawrence Martin's otherwise insightful piece ( This Campaign's About Plodders, Not Prophets - April 19), omits any mention of Lester Bowles (Mike) Pearson, the only Canadian PM to win a Nobel Peace Prize, and who, within the five years of his minority leadership, introduced universal health care, the Canada Pension Plan, the student loan program, the Canada-U.S. auto pact and our national flag.
The lessons? Decency, dedication, and determination can achieve more than rhetorical vision, and minority governments, with visionary substantive agendas, can work.
Tim Armstrong, TorontoReport Typo/Error