MSS-053-Silent Presence: The French in New England-Pt 2

Maple Stars and Stripes fleur-de-lis logoSeveral of the elder members of the Franco community, especially those in the northeast United States, might recall dealing with prejudice in their earlier years. Many were made to feel “less” because they were French-Canadians.

Today’s return guest, Jeanne Douillard, was one of those people. She observed that not only outsiders said things that made Francos feel inferior. She believes that Francos internalized those beliefs and passed them on. She hopes to correct this.

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