Posts Tagged ‘immigration’

‘The remembrance poppy is becoming a weapon against immigrants to Canada. We need to remember everyone’s contribution to the war’..

November 28, 2019

How come the institutional memory fails the right wing so badly in modern politics? Did all these soldiers, women as well as men, die for Canada and its allies so that people like Don Cherry and his chums should force their descendants to wear poppies?

https://www.independent.co.uk/voices/remembrance-poppy-ron-cherry-immigrants-populism-first-world-war-canada-a9221421.html

POLITICO Pro Canada: Canada’s stark immigration divide..

October 15, 2019

— A POLITICO/Abacus Data poll points to a stark partisan divide over immigration. Supporters of left-leaning parties agree immigrants “strengthen” Canada, while supporters of right-leaning parties call them a “burden” on the country.

https://www.politico.com/news/2019/10/15/politico-pro-canada-canadas-stark-immigration-divide-046874