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The aeronautical engineers at A.V. Roe Ltd.

By Andrew Elliott

In 1948, the first class of the new aeronautical engineering school at the University of Toronto graduated. This graduating class comprised people such as Gerald Vincent Ball, Fred Matthews, Daisy Pon, William McCarter, William Kuzyk, and Ralph Waechter. 865 more words

Military Heritage

Identity and Repression in Eastern Asia

Identity-Based Reasons for the Treatment of Minorities in China and Japan

1. Introduction
Today, most States in the world are considered, by themselves and by others, to be multi-ethnic and multi-racial, as they contain an amalgamation of many different cultures that all form part of the State identity. 5,358 more words



A nation is a political unit comprised of homogenous people. This homogeneity increases as we zoom into the similarities and decreases when we zoom out. When such a population pays allegiance to the unit, it becomes what we know as nationalism. 592 more words


Similarities between Spanish and Tagálog

Bahador Alast is known in YouTube for making videos of people of different nationalities and cultures who compare similarities between their respective native tongues. Last Christmas, he uploaded a video titled “Similarities Between Spanish and Filipino”. 325 more words

Filipino History

Overseas Citizenship of India [OCI]

The Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI) Scheme was introduced by amending the Citizenship Act, 1955 in August 2005.The Scheme provides for registration as Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) of all Persons of Indian Origin (PIOs) who were citizens of India on 26th January, 1950 or there after or were eligible to become citizens of India on 26th January, 1950 except who is or had been a citizen of Pakistan, Bangladesh. 2,772 more words


My View of the West: Russia, Turkey and Western influence

Toni Alaranta

While I was reading Igor Zevelev’s report Russian National Identity and Foreign Policy (2016), I realized how similar is the close association of foreign policy and national identity in my own research topic, Turkey. 270 more words

Research Notes

Images of Recordings for Children: 78rpm discs, 1918-1962 now on Flickr

These colourful, playful discs represent some of Canada’s earliest recordings for children. Some were simply recordings of nursery rhymes or well-known tunes in English and French. 96 more words