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Aboriginals Migration To Canada

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Centuries ago, Aboriginals migrated to Canada in search for resources, as well as habitation grounds, besides settlement, they would practice ceremonies, traditions, and journey to different areas in Canada. Many decades later, European immigrants started to occupy Aboriginal territories rapidly, their government, also known as the Canadian government presented treaties to resolve conflicts. But not all treaties benefited Aboriginals, in fact, treaties forced Aboriginals to give up their land in exchanges for reserves, likewise the Canadian Government established the Indian Act, which striped Aboriginals of their rights, freedom, and equality. Finally, on March 31st, 1960 Prime Minister John Diefenbaker rewrote the Canadian Election Act to
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