Shades of 1979 in the 2019 election battle for Quebec

COMMENTARY

OK, Justin Trudeau is not his dad, Andrew Scheer is not exactly a clone of Joe Clark, and for sure François Legault is not René Lévesque. But as we enter the denouement of this election we can’t help but be reminded of the 1979 vote when those three characters had lead roles in an intense national drama.