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Major world news stories of 2017 and how they are related
Underemployed immigrants a loss for Revenue Canada
When you look like a foreigner--as I do--you get to listen to many stories from immigrants who feel cheated by “the land of opportunity” they thought Canada would be. For example: A chef with eight...
Valentina Ruiz Leotaud
Jul 23rd, 2014
Justin Trudeau addresses Lost Canadians' plight, says 'immigration system a total mess'
Trudeau acknowledges Lost Canadians' plight in Vancouver stopover.
Jul 25th, 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
Justin Trudeau criticizes Kenney's slowness in resolving Lost Canadians issue
Liberal Party leader Justin Trudeau condemned Citizenship and Immigration Minister Jason Kenney for being "slow" to grant citizenship to Canadian soldiers and their relatives who remain excluded due...
Jun 2nd, 2013
Landmark Lost Canadians citizenship case goes to court
Is a Canadian born to an unwed mother less significant than one born to married parents? An eight-year battle finally comes to a head.
Mar 26th, 2013
Canada's growing culture of refugee exclusion
Almost 25,000 refugees fight exclusion claims yearly, according to a report by two law professors from UBC. Here's a look at the people behind the numbers.
Dec 12th, 2012
Harper government criticized for lack of understanding of citizenship laws
If no Canadians existed before 1947, what is one to make of the deportation of Japanese Canadian "citizens" during the war, or of government PR around "Canadian soldiers"?
Jul 11th, 2012
Immigration Minister Jason Kenney's event disrupted by protests, cries of "shame"
Citizenship and Immigration Minister Jason Kenney's speaking event was interrupted by protests who say the Tories' new policies are "killing" refugees.
Jun 26th, 2012
Lost Canadians sue government over discriminatory citizenship
The billion-dollar Lost Canadian court case is finally underway. Activist Don Chapman condemns the Conservative government for denying citizenship based on age and gender.
Feb 23rd, 2012
'Bogus' refugee claims from EU targeted by new Conservative bill
The Conservative government will be taking steps to deal with the influx of refugees from eastern Europe.
Feb 16th, 2012