De la réconciliation à la lutte armée, cette aventure politique et humaine est une des pages les plus controversées de l’histoire canadienne. +++++ L’auteur et dessinateur Chester Brown est né en 1960 près de Chateauguay. In 1883 he became a schoolteacher at St Peter's mission and in June 1884 was asked by a group of Canadian Métis to help them obtain their legal rights in the Saskatchewan valley. Le chef métis Louis Riel, fondateur du Manitoba et chef de file de la rébellion du Nord-Ouest, est né au peuplement de rivière Rouge au [Manitoba]. It wasn't long though, before Louis Riel was called back to Canada.

Louis Riel .

North-West Rebellion, also called North-West Resistance, Second Riel Rebellion, or Northwest Uprising, violent insurgency in 1885 fought between the Canadian government and the Métis and their aboriginal allies, in regions of Canada later known as Saskatchewan and Alberta. Naissance de Louis Riel. Act, sous la houlette de leur chef, Louis Riel (1844-1885). Louis Riel, chef charismatique et passionné, mène la Rébellion Métisse jusqu’à son terme, entre la folie et la mort. Riel joined the Republican Party, became an American citizen, and married a Métis, Marguerite Monet dit Bellehumeur, and had two children.