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  • The American Influences On Canada

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    Culminating Essay- American Influences on Canada After the passing of the Statute of Westminster in 1931, Canada and the other British Dominions gained much independence from Great Britain. For Canada, this newfound independence eventually led to a less dependent relationship with Britain and a stronger relationship with the United States. The United States, partly due to its close geographical proximity to Canada, has influenced and shaped many Canadian cultural and societal components, such as

  • Advantages Of Immigrants In Canada

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    Nowadays, Canada is facing the shortage of skilled labor, because the population is getting older and early retirement is occurring more frequently. Therefore, the government has offered some policies for immigrants to attract labor from abroad to solve this problem. In fact, immigrants have made an important contribution to the development of the Canadian economy, especially in the careers that native people might not want to work in (Kelly). Recently, a policy for immigrants was enacted called

  • The Importance Of Immigration In Canada

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    because of the leaders’ (dictators), who ruled over the land and used their power to gain control over people’s life and country. Immigration was not fair for everyone as it was based on race, religion, gender, ethnic background. The government of Canada also rejected specific occupations, preferred certain language skills. For example, minority groups such as Jewish, Black, Japanese, Indian, African, Muslim, and many more, were excluded from the immigrant list. However, throughout years, countries

  • The Crime Rate in Canada

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    Background Crime in Canada The Canadian Constitution gives the power to establish, investigate, and adjudicate crimes with the federal government. The individual provinces are responsible for law enforcement, although in many cases this is contracted to the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, which is a federal agency. The power to prosecute crimes belongs to the federal government, but responsibility for these prosecutions is delegated to the provinces for most types of crime. However, to make the

  • Youth Justice in Canada

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    Youth Justice in Canada Juvenile or youth crime has become a controversial issue in the politics of Canada because of the huge disagreements regarding how the youths should be treated in the criminal system despite of the fact that youth crime in the country is lamentable. The controversy is mainly centered on the best and most suitable approach taken to handle the youth criminals and the severity of the punishment that should be given (Makarenko, 2007). In addition to generating concerns and

  • Mass Incarceration In Canada

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    In recent years the issue of mass incarceration in the United States and Canada has begun to take a spotlight in the media, government and public discourse. This paper will examine how Canada incarcerates Aboriginals at much higher rates than those who are not of Aboriginal descent. By examining the culture clash between Aboriginals and the rest of the population and the socio-economic conditions they live in, this paper will show that the criminal justice system works against them, therefore leading

  • Essay on Multiculturalism in Canada

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    "the mosaic" is Canada. It has earned this distinct name because of the mix of races, cultures and ethnicities residing in it. Canada's geographical features and its harsh climate became a disadvantage to its population growth many years ago. Compared to its size, the population of Canada was not sufficient a few decades ago. However, when immigrants wandered about searching for a better

  • The American Influence On Canada

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    influence on Canada as one of the reasons why Canada is losing its heritage, with one major aspect being the game of hockey. The institutionalization of American Culture began to take root in Canada during the late 1920’s and 1930s as technological advances, specifically the invention of the radio, allowed Canadians to enjoy American entertainment. American stations were much more reliable than Canadian ones, causing American sporting stations such as NBC and CBS to become extremely popular in Canada (Gruneau

  • The Constitutional Development Of Canada

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    CONSTITUTIONAL DEVELOPMENT OF CANADA Human civilization marked the beginning of modern day legal systems. The advancements in societies resulted in maintaining certain rules and regulations to continue this progress. Every society has its own set of laws which are in some ways distinct from others. Many of these laws have common sections and underlying guidelines. This could be because some societies decide to retain certain aspects of their customs after breaking out of another society. It could

  • Analysis Of The Bank Of Canada

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    new changes done by the Bank of Canada; which can have vast affects on the economy and our standard of living. In this analysis I look at three variables: the Bank Rates, Consumer Price Index (CPI), and Foreign Exchange Rates. Before I get into the actual data I’d like to give a brief description on how each variable affect each other. As we know interest rate and inflation have a negative relationship, meaning as one increase the other decreases. The Bank of Canada tend to increase interest rates