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Canadian Citizenship Act
Sorry, soldiers who died for Canada weren't citizens: government
"What does it matter that maple leaves adorn tombstones of various cemeteries in Europe...? Canada has lost none of its nationals during the last two World Wars, at least not officially," begins an...
Jan 20th, 2015
No more silence on Remembrance Day
Not embracing our fallen heroes as being Canadian citizens does their memory an incredible dishonour.
Nov 10th, 2013
Landmark Lost Canadian court case could redefine citizenship law
Jackie Scott's court case could become as definitive to Canadian citizenship as Roe v. Wade was to reproductive rights in the U.S., Lost Canadians advocate says.
Jul 20th, 2013
So you think you're Canadian, eh?
It's the dirty little secret of our approach to citizenship: Some of us are more Canadian than others.
Apr 19th, 2011
The lessons of John Humphrey
Tomorrow is Human Rights Day. The date was chosen to honour the United Nations General Assembly's adoption and proclamation, on 10 December 1948, of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the...
Daniel D. Veniez
Dec 9th, 2010
Bill C-37 and the bureaucratic nightmare
The Canadian Citizenship Act has been repeatedly amended but never rewritten. On April 17, 2009, when thousands of people are said to have woken up Canadian (though most assumed they were anything...
Jul 3rd, 2010