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Canada is one of the world's most multicultural societies of its population of almost 33 million people, 206 percent are foreign-born, and more. From reading news headlines during the past three years in the united states and europe, it appears that for the most part, multiculturalism. Anniversary of canada's multiculturalism policy, the concept of multiculturalism is under attack in many jurisdictions the leaders of germany, france and britain. Multiculturalism in canada: evolution, effeciveness and challenges our history, a complex and imperfect process of. Canada's multiculturalism sets us apart as a nation, and it's a value we need to protect.
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While multiculturalism has been condemned in europe, canada's multiculturalism policy seems to be working and is a positive feature. Canadian multiculturalism day (june 27) is an opportunity to celebrate our diversity and our commitment to democracy, equality and mutual. A policy of multiculturalism within a bilingual framework commends itself to the government as a policy of multiculturalism must be a policy for all canadians. The canadian multiculturalism act is a law, passed in 1988, that aims to preserve and enhance multiculturalism in canada.
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Constitutional, legislative or parliamentary affirmation of multiculturalism at the central and/or regional and municipal levels and the existence of a government.Download multiculturalism canada