Celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday

Hurray — On July 1, Canada celebrates its 150th birthday! All Canadians should celebrate.  Just for fun, I’ll list my 150 reasons for celebration. A great place to live.  I would not choose another country to call home. Indigenous heritage.  Canada has a horrible history with indigenous peoples yet, I believe that most indigenous peoples […]

Oh Canada — Celebrating Canada Day

“Oh Canada, our home and native land” — we’ll sing these words of the national anthem tomorrow as we celebrate Canada Day, our national holiday. Canada Day is a time to contemplate the benefits and privileges of Canadian citizenship. Here are my top ten. 1.  I value the Charter of Rights and Freedoms which forms […]