Hector-Louis Langevin may have been one of the Fathers of Confederation, but he was also the architect of the residential school system, and therefore of the intergenerational trauma that ensued.
So, dash out his name, and erase it from view.
But it changes nothing.
The Trudeau Liberals don’t see this as tokenism, of course, but it is.
Statue toppling is beginning to resemble Tulipmania