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8:23 P.M. Knuckledraggin My Life Away | Where Bad Choices Make Good Stories

Making them work for it

Posted on 09/24/2018 by Wirecutter

The Trump administration proposed expanding its pre-election crackdown on immigration by denying green cards to legal immigrants if they have received government assistance. 161 more words

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Against the Ideal of a 'Melting Pot' - Written in 1916

Long read, written in 1916. While somewhat dated in terms of examples (e.g., only in context of European immigration) and language, captures well the  distinction between assimilation and integration: 7,117 more words


What Can We Do — What SHOULD We Do — for Our Country?

Radical Centrism Papers: Remaking Citizenship I
“Ask not what your country can do for you… Ask what YOU can do for your country!” So John F Kennedy inspired us almost 60 years ago in his electrifying inaugural address.  
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Toulouse: Walking Through the Old Town

After spending a few wonderful days in Paris, I hopped on a flight to the city of Toulouse to visit my friends! Located in southwestern France (about 423 mi/680 km away from Paris), Toulouse is the capital of the region called Occitanie and the department of Haute-Garonne. 704 more words


3:18 P.M. ' It's fraudulent ' ... BOTTOM LINE !!! ...

Some have suggested this is a solution looking for a problem as , according to Statistics Canada , just 313 babies were born in this country in 2016 to non-Canadian mothers , out of the 383,315 children born here that year. 434 more words

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American Influence

Here in Canada we are inundated with media message from our neighbour in the south, from news to movies, songs to magazines, business and trade, we are steeped in American culture. 329 more words


Adventures in Singapore week 1 :)

Here is what I learned so far besides Marina Bay Sands, Gardens by the Bay or the name “Raffles ” used everywhere in Singapore:

To summarise my first few days in the country, Singapore is an amazing country to visit. 363 more words