Fatima Zahra, 14, came to Canada from Bangladesh with her family five years ago. On Thursday, she along with her parents and younger brother officially became Canadian citizens. 247 more words
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On Tuesday January 30, 2018 I became a US citizen. I submitted Form N-400 just before Christmas of 2016, and completed biometrics in early 2017. Then, I waited. 1,379 more words
There was a point in his young life when Iraq-born Ibrahim Ibrahim, was deprived of hope for a healthy future.
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“Living as a refugee means you have no rights.
–The unexpectedly moving experience of watching forty strangers become fellow citizens and compatriots at a UK citizenship ceremony
“Citizenship is more than an individual exchange of freedoms for rights; it is also membership in a body politic, a nation, and a community” 1,666 more words
The number of Canadian citizens grew by at least five dozen today, as a special citizenship ceremony was held in Toronto.
The Institute for Canadian of Citizenship, a national charity that aims to “inspire inclusion, create opportunities to connect, and encourage active citizenship,” organized the swearing-in ceremony at Corus Quay Thursday morning. 1,409 more words