Young Canadians Embrace Diversity

Sheila Nonato, Vancouver Sun, April 25, 2012

Multiculturalism remains popular among Canadians, a new study finds, but older Canadians seem to have more reservations about Canada’s model of managing diversity.

The results are from a poll done for the Mosaic Institute and the Association for Canadian Studies.

Eighty-two per cent of respondents aged 18 to 24 said they believed multiculturalism should be exported to other countries to help them address ethnic, religious or linguistic conflicts. Only 57 per cent of those aged 65 and older took the same views. Those aged 25 to 34 polled at 68 per cent, 35-to 44-year-olds and 45-to 54-year-olds both polled at 60 per cent and 55-to 64-year-olds polled at 64 per cent.

Overall, 64 per cent of Canadians surveyed said they believe that Canada’s brand of multiculturalism is a model for other countries.

The survey said Canadians continue to favour multiculturalism and value newcomers’ contributions to Canada, but it also highlighted a “pro-found generational divide” on questions of diversity and the strength of the Canadian social fabric. “As age increases, respondents demonstrate increasingly stronger reservations about the functioning of multiculturalism and the social effects of large-scale immigration,” it said.

However, “despite a perceived growing backlash against multiculturalism, it is still supported by a majority of Canadians.”

Multiculturalism’s strongest support, the study noted, is among those “who have grown up knowing nothing else.”

“It is clearly also the case, however, that older Canadians are more skeptical of multiculturalism, worry more about the possible deleterious impacts of ethnic diversity, and express difficulty in moving beyond group silos,” it said.

“There is an evident need to bridge the experiences of young and old, and host a more inclusive national conversation about diversity, its effects, and our approach to managing it,” the study suggested.

According to the survey, Canadians have a positive view of the societal effect of new waves of immigration, with 51 per cent saying newcomers are accepting of different cultures, races and religions. Sixty-nine per cent of 18-to 24-year-olds agreed, com-pared to 46 per cent of those 55 to 64 years of age and 42 per cent of Canadians over 65.

It found a generational gap between Canadians’ attitudes on whether it is easy for people from different racial, religious and cultural communities to form close relationships with each other. Eighty per cent of 18-to 24-year-olds agreed, compared to 46 per cent of those over 65 years of age.

Leger Marketing conducted the study of a web panel of 1,522 Canadians over the period of March 17-18. The results have a margin of error of plus or minus 2.9 per cent, 19 times out of 20.

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  • JackKrak

    “Give me four years to teach the children and the seed I have sown will never be uprooted”.

    Lenin.

    • JohnEngelman

      The grandchildren of those children overthrew Communism without a shot being fired. If something does not work people will eventually realize it. 

      • Kurt Plummer

        Say what you will, the Russians of the USSR days were closer to the Czars than the Multicult.  They kept Russia for Russians and had -no problem- deporting ‘Asian’ soldiers (including Arabs), chockablock, back to their disparate republics, when WWII was done.

        Just as they had no problem pulling the Machiavellian system of guarding Armenians with Turkmens and so forth so that, among their mixed ethny slaves states, none was ‘protected’ by any who had cause to be sympathetic to them.

        The problem for Canada is that if they don’t stop, _right now_, by 2100 we will be have essentially China as a Northern Neighbor.

        And unlike the West, which sadly looks to Hitler every time the issue of racial identity comes up, the Chinese _worship_ Mau and his little genocidal Cultural Revolution, to this very day.  There will be no sympathy from them if the combination of birth demographics and cadre` aging suddenly gives ‘Asians’ a dominant position in Canada.

        In this, the Russian lesson best learned is that when, post-Glasnost, their advanced Keynesian (War Economy) society collapsed and the technicians, engineers and generally _smart_ as wealthy people fled West, then and only then, did the multicultists start pouring the Kool Aid of race replacement.

        Which began, first by pumping up the populatioon crash story (orphanages full of unwanted Russian babies, 20,000 rubles for a woman willing to get pregnant /again/ etc.) and then importing new, high fertility, populations from outside the European zone to compete with the Nordics (‘Rus’ is actually a local term for Vikings who twice conquered the Baltic Republics, the second time at the request of the locals who couldn’t stop fighting each other after they left the first time…) in all things related to jobs and consumer goods while outbidding them as breeders.

        It doesn’t do you a bit of good to realize that chaining a dragon to cook your dinner is an awful idea if your sudden epiphany strikes you as the scream leaves your lungs while staring at the molten slag from a fire breathed chain link running down over your fingers.

        White’s greatest gift may well be that we have mastered our reproductive urge to replacement levels.

        • FourFooted_Messiah

           The problem for Canada is that if they don’t stop, _right now_, by 2100
          we will be have essentially China as a Northern Neighbor.

          Well, really, it’ll be Chanada in the West (particularly BC) and Canadistan in the East.

          Even Alberta isn’t as “rednecky” any more as some still seem to think – witness the astounding defeat of the Wildrose party in the last election, all because a couple of party members slipped their toungue (an anti-homosexuality remark in one priest’s church, and one candidate telling the truth, that whites could understand him better than they could a Paki or Chinese immigrant.)

  • Southern__Hoosier

    I agree. I think we should export diversity to other countries.  We can start by exporting Mexicans to Canada. And if they have any white conservatives, they can export them to us.

  • Oil Can Harry

    Exactly. These young college students don’t know much about the real world, many of them growing up sheltered in (wonderfully) all-white neighborhoods.

    The older Canucks, however, have some life experience and can see the Emperor has no clothes.

    There’s also the “Bradley Effect” where whites tell pollsters the p.c. garbage they want to hear. 

    • MikeofAges

       The young people polled are the same people who are out there looking for hookups every weekend, the more exotic, the better. No wonder they support diversity.

      The also see settled older people as an oppressive force, and newcomers as “shock” force against tradition. Leftist street politics on a new level. The only problem is, when you put people who are different and from different places together in one place, in the long run, you end up with a new people. And a new civilization, for better or worse. If you start out with good one, usually it’s worse. That’s world history.

  • I agree, let’s send “our diversity” to South Africa in exchange for their “diversity”

    On a serious note ( I know, stop looking at me like that) The Roman Empire already tried this whole Multiculturalism/Diversity  boondoggle and it did not work out to well for them.  In fact it brought the whole damn empire crashing down upon itself.  And these weren’t pansy, cake eating Americans, these were the toughest people in the history of the world……

    • The__Bobster

      Actually, they weren’t that tough by the time they came crashing down. Lead poisoning and relying on foreign mercenaries didn’t help.

    • Thats exactly my point Bobster – They relied on barbarians and peasants that did not have the interests of Rome in their hearts.  Its the EXACT same thing going on now.  We are watering down our nation and army with Multiculturalism and Diversity and it will eventually collapse us…

  • WhiteGuyInJapan

    ” [T]hey believe that Canada’s brand of multiculturalism is a model for other countries.”- I see this as a major flaw in Western thinking: the “one size fits all” approach to cultural and social conditions.  Before it was Christianity, later democracy and now the diversity model.   Westerners perceive a universal humanity and most non-Western societies are strongly tribalistic.  Sheltered Whites (Swedish social scientists come to mind) seem genuinely puzzled by this.

    Just because something is effective or “works” in one setting does not mean that it could or should be exported elsewhere. (The original idea behind cultural relativity, by the way.) Democracy come from the Western mindset of mutual self-interest and a high-trust culture.  It may not be such a great idea for some of the East/South Asian nations, who generally prefer paternalistic, vertical societies.  Lee Kwan Yu, former leader of Singapore, spoke of “Asian values” when he rejected American democracy.

    Wrapping up this meandering post, I have to share an experience with several other Western English teachers here in Japan.  We all need a college degree to get the job and so all of us have gone through the Social Science Programming.  Quite a few English teachers have commented and complained about Japan’s lack of diversity and wonder aloud why Japan doesn’t just import thousands of people from the “developing nations” or why Japanese women try be feminine and many prefer to be homemakers. 

    I politely explain to the teacher that they are projecting Western values onto a non-Western country and displaying a form of ethnocentrism.  Basically, I call these White people  racist for criticizing Japan, a nation that prefers efficient mono-culturalism to chaotic diversity.   Should see the look on their faces!

  •  “Canada’s brand of multiculturalism.” 

    What’s that supposed to mean?

    Multiculturalism is multiculturalism.  It makes no more sense to brand multiculturalism using a specific country, (in fact, it’s a philosophical contradiction), than it does to brand water.

    Is Canada’s “brand of multiculturalism” somehow “superior” to Botswana’s? 

    If you think that, then you’re (five, six, seven, eight)….

    RACIST~!

  • No

    QUOTE:  multiculturalism should be exported to other countries to help them address ethnic, religious or linguistic conflicts
    …………………………………………………………………………..
    Sure, this is the same country that is so deeply divided between French and English that everything must be written in two languages.  Politicians who give speeches start in one language, switch to another and repeat.  Books publshed by the gov are twice as thick because they’re written in two languages.  Many French Canadians barely speak English.  “Canada” only remains a country because the English majority fell to their knees and played submissive to the French.

    Don’t be fooled. Canadians didn’t adopt multi-culturalism willingly. They swallowed it, hook, line and sinker because they feared to stand up to their loud-mouthed countrymen.

    This is what Canadians want for us and the rest of the world?  They want us to adopt the same standard of metro-sexual gutlessness?

    Give me a break.  Sorry my little northern pals but we whites down here are forged of stronger steel.  We will not submit and we will not surrender.

    • FourFooted_Messiah

       The French were actually the first whites to settle Canada, and they have a right to their language and culture, as agreed to after their defeat on the Plains of Abraham.

      Unfortunately, the cultural Marxists (like Trudeau) took advantage of this, and extended French and Native rights to people who had nothing to do with anything in Canada (Sikhs, Muslims, Chinese, etc).  Bi and Bi policy made sense – mulitculturalism does not, in the Canadian historical context.

  • libertarian1234

    “Multiculturalism remains popular among Canadians, a new study finds, but older Canadians seem to have more reservations about Canada’s model of managing diversity.”

    The masters of deceit have done their jobs well, and the population of Canada does indeed contain a majority of brainwashed zealots who have been duped into a particular radical liberal mindset.

    But as the hordes grow greater and crime, chaos, violence and group dissensions get more numerous they will be where we are today, sitting on the precipice of large scale upheaval that threatens to explode into violence almost every day.

  • divideandrule

    It should certainly be exported to Israel.  Imagine a beautiful, multi-culti Israel, everyone living in mutual respect, love and fawning affection.  I mean, is Israel to remain the only white country, and a nuclear power?  They could end up, with a bit of expansion, being the world’s super-power.  Just the name ‘The Jewish State’ is offensive and not in the least politically correct.  

    • better_times

      Israel already is a multi-cultural state with a large Arab Muslim population,  black Falasha Ethiopians brought in by the Israelis, African refugees, Vietnamese, Armenians & more.  It has all the attendant problems of the modern multi-cultural state.  Why don’t you just say you hate the Jews instead of beating around the bush with “The Jewish State” garbage. Do you have a problem with the UK being a “Christian State?” You are free to convert to Judaism & go live in Israel anytime you want to.  The reason people don’t is because it’s really difficult to live up to the 613 commandments. 75% of the Israeli population is secular. Will they remain white? Who knows but certainly, the God-fearing ultra-Orthodox Jews who keep to themselves & eke out a subsistence living will be the last white people on earth.

  • Energizer2112

    Young Canadians won’t have a problem accepting our 20,000,000 illegal Mexicans then? An organization should sponsor trips to diverse America, e.g, NYC, Chicago, and LA. A few hours at a police station or a ride with a cop may change their minds.

  • Brian Jones

    82% of young Canadians are idiots? Sounds about right based on my experiences growing up in Vancouver.

    Of course, here in Vancouver most of the Diversity is hard-working Chinese and other East Asians who mind their own business and are mostly interested in making money through legal means, which tends to give the kids a rose-tinted view of things.

    • FourFooted_Messiah

       Of course, here in Vancouver most of the Diversity is hard-working
      Chinese and other East Asians who mind their own business and are mostly
      interested in making money through legal FRONTS

      There, fixed it for you.

  • Congo Bill

    “No” wrote: “Sorry my little northern pals but we whites down here are forged of stronger steel. We will not submit and we will not surrender”
    –Sorry, my little southern pal, but liberalism is liberalism, and it’s put its claws deeply into both Canada and the US. It’s true that there are proportionately more liberals in Canada than in the US, but it’s a difference only of degree, not of kind, and perhaps not even that big a difference of degree. There are also plenty of Canadians who are quietly furious at the prevailing order. Both Americans and Canadians have failed the tests to which they’ve been put so far — otherwise we wouldn’t be in the shape we’re in – and the jury is still out as to whether we’ll summon that ‘stronger steel’ you mention when things get grimmer than they are now, as they surely will. Until then, with respect, talk is cheap, whether denominated in Canadian or American currency. 

  • Wait until they get a true lesson in multiculturalism.  It’s great  until you get jumped, have your house robbed, you’re car broken into, passed for promotion, or worse.  When reality hits, multiculturalism isn’t so fun.  

    Whites are starting to see worldwide that when we’re the minority, the “diversity” isn’t wanting to sing “we shall overcome” or have coffee together while we discuss how cool Obama is.  They want what we have and will take advantage that we have given to them to get it.  

    I don’t know what their “brand” entails, but it probably doesn’t have as many pissed off blacks and uneducated hispanics who crap out kids every time they get a chance.  I still haven’t found what the newcomers in the US bring to the table.  

  • anarchyst

    There is one “group”, “race”, “culture”, “political movement” (which is it??) that has been promoting “multiculturalism” and “diversity” FOR EVERYONE ELSE BUT THEMSELVES. 
    They were in the forefront of the so-called “civil rights (for some)” movement in the 1950’s and 1960’s, actively pushing their “equality” mantra and STILL push their “multiculturalism” and “diversity” message on those of us who are not considered “chosen”. 
    Let a “chosen” woman bring home a black boyfriend and see what happens.  The result is almost always complete ostracization or outright disownment.  “Multiculturalism and diversity for thee, but not for me” . . .
    It would appear that the above “group”, “race”, “culture”, “political movement” (which is it??) is hell-bent on destroying homogenous societies throughout the world. 
    Every country where they have taken up residence, they push their “multiculturalism” and “diversity” BS on everyone else who is not “chosen”.  
    It is no secret that much of the hate that exists for this “chosen” people is based upon their behavior in their “host” countries as they consider themselves “chosen” first and then members of their prespective “societies”.  Their “double standard” (when it comes to racial homogeneity) does nothing to endear them to those who are not “chosen”.  .  .

  • JohnEngelman

    As long as third world people are in a distinct minority they do not cause obvious problems. They appear to be exotic and interesting, and it is easy to romanticize them. When their numbers approach a majority the problems mount, but it becomes increasingly difficult to deal with those problems. 

  • These are the same COMMUNIST Canadians
    So in LOVE WITH DIVERSITY
    they had a Multi Cultural RIOT in Vancouver over a sporting event.

    DUMB WILL rule the West

  • loyalwhitebriton

    test

  • Mel

    This is my observation in Australia too.  

    My biggest fear is that the one place white girls will be able to get jobs is in the sex industry, and it may be the only place they can get work. 

    As a young adult I spend a lot of time around Koreans and found that there was this attitude about white women being lazy, unemployable sluts. I believe this attitude it in other ethnic minorities as well, from comments I’ve heard and things I’ve been told. 

    We demand total submission from whites but minorities are pretty much able to say and do as they please.  

    The attitude held against white women from minorities scares me.  I really do hold fears for the wellbeing of future generations of white women and I say this from the treatment reaped out to me whenever I’ve been a white minority. They say you already know what the future will hold because it is already here. 

  • mikejones91

    Exactly. Even if its “anonymous”, their is still a human being standing before you asking the question. That factor alone is enough for people to lie. That and this issue isn’t that relevant to most whites. Especially younger whites.

  • anarchyst

    There is one “group”, “race”, “culture”, “political movement” (which is it??) that has been promoting “multiculturalism” and “diversity” FOR EVERYONE ELSE BUT THEMSELVES. 
    They were in the forefront of the so-called “civil rights (for some)” movement in the 1950’s and 1960’s, actively pushing their “equality” mantra and STILL push their “multiculturalism” and “diversity” message on those of us who are not considered “chosen”.
    Let a “chosen” woman bring home a black boyfriend and see what happens.  The result is almost always complete ostracization or outright disownment.  “Multiculturalism and diversity for thee, but not for me” . . .
    It would appear that the above “group”, “race”, “culture”, “political movement” (which is it??) is hell-bent on destroying homogenous societies throughout the world. 
    Every country where they have taken up residence, they push their “multiculturalism” and “diversity” BS on everyone else who is not “chosen”.  
    It is no secret that much of the hate that exists for this “chosen” people is based upon their behavior in their “host” countries as they consider themselves “chosen” first and then members of their prespective “societies”.  Their “double standard” (when it comes to racial homogeneity) does nothing to endear them to those who are not “chosen”.  .  .

    • loyalwhitebriton

      Well said. The chosen have a lot to answer for.

  • better_times

    A separate graduation ceremony for Blacks Only sure made me think – even as a freshman.

  • Mel

    Harmony Day is propaganda. It links up to the ‘Learning From One Another’ Teacher guide produced by the Political Islam body in Australia.  It is also the ‘anti-racist’ lobby in action to.  While it is anti-racist, it is also anti-white, especially toward white males.  

    Check out the teacher plans on the Harmony Day website.  There is one exercise on stereotyping.  The scenario is money is missing from a till in a busy restaurant.  The only white male is the culprit of course.  Surely there is a better way of examining stereotypes for children. 

    How uncomfortable for white children to have all these teaching materials which demonise them and exalt peoples from third world failed states.  They are pressured to look down on their culture and admire the culture of Somalia. 

    There is a children’s text called the The Red Camel, written to teach them about the history of ‘Afghan Cameleers’ in Australia.  The plot is terrible, it really focuses on racism from whites onto a halfcaste Aboriginal girl and an Afghan boy. The only white child, a boy, is demonised.  

    When I was a little girl I read The Little Black princess about a tribal Aboriginal girl called Bett Bett. The book was about understanding, tolerance and love. Of course racism existed for people like Bett Bett and a lady wrote a book about her to get people to change their perspective.

  • ageofknowledge

    They should come to Los Angeles and live in a squalid La Raza gang neighborhood (every neighborhood has a criminal gang that claims it here in a city of 4 million [and a county of 10 million]). They will quickly discover that this isn’t the diversity they want.

  • Major

    “respondents aged 18 to 24 said they believed multiculturalism should be exported to other countries to help them address ethnic, religious or linguistic conflicts.”

    Wait until they turn 30 and have to give up 50% of their earnings to support Latisha and her 9 illegitimate pups….or to Tyrone that did the nasty deed to Latisha. 
    Maybe they’ll have enough left over to buy a 9MM to stick in their ears?

  • Zapp Branigan

    Young Canadians embrace diversity because Canada is still almost all white. When the racial numbers flip-flop they will cease to admire what racial diversity has done to their country.

  • Periapsis

    Because they haven’t yet figured out what the “die” in diverisity is all about.  As in their dispossession, oppression then extermination.

  • Guest

    Maybe it will sound harsh, however I believe most whites that live in North America are descendants of lower class/low IQ whites who were discriminated in Europe and had to escape overseas. Additionally many European countries used to resettle their criminals or psychopaths to Canada, Australia or USA. That’s why North Americans are so gullible, very often mentally unstable and prone to being manipulated (I am sorry – these are my observations from when I was studing in USA, I am Polish BTW).

  • Mel

    I agree.  The downside of multiculturalism is never taught children or even discussed anywhere. After attending the public consultation an racism I realised that any criticism of racism is most likely going to be labelled as racist. 

    Not all Canadians like multiculturalism. Try Immigration Watch Canada website. They have a lot to say about the problems of multiculturalism.

    I feel like we are actually being colonised by proxy via all these ethnic enclaves. It is ridiculous that the standards set out for whites are simply not followed by the ethnic community. It goes to show what they really think of them.  Tolerance is a vehicle for special interest groups to get their own way at the expense of others.  Losing the argument, just cry racism.

    • Mel

      I can’t reply to your post GM so I’ll have to reply to my previous one. 

      I used to live in Sydney in the 90s. It was alienating after a while.  I was back a few years ago and was gobsmacked at how Asian the city centre was. 

      I just find it weird.  Having an Asian Studies background and a lot of exposure to Asians, I just know that this isn’t going to be all Jesus and Gingerbeer.

      I like Asians as individuals, but as a group with political and economic power it’s not going to be nice. 

      I just find it so weird this is happening.

  • Mel

    I did Asian studies at university and came out of a left leaning educational system.  What I found that while inter-marriage was encouraged by whites, most Asians were not in favour of it.  They didn’t mind the women marrying white men but generally the men didn’t want to marry white women.  Some of the reasons being we were considered selfish, bad mothers, only interested in careers, lazy, selfish, unemployable. 

    I had no idea that this belief existed.  But they had no trouble in encouraging white men to marry Asian girls so they could get citizenship and all its benefits.  To me another part of the genocide is to make white women seem ‘less’ to white men and Asian girls to seem like they are everything. 

    I was at a public consultation held by the Australian government to create strategies to address racism (from whites of course), and a discussion started about people not inter-marrying as they should be. A few of us white Australian’s pointed out that a lot of ethnic minorities did not want to ‘inter-marry’.  We were of course told off for generalising. 

    • kjh64

      Asians are some of the most “racist” people on the planet. Most Asians don’t want their females marrying a White man unless they can get something out of it. I’ve seen some White guys who ended up marrying a mercenary Asian woman who dumped them after getting their green card and/or money or who used the move to adavance their careers.

       Who are Asians to judge Whites? Let’s see, poor White moms don’t sell their kids into prostitution like they do in some parts of Asia or allow their kids to roam the streets and  beg for money, or end up being prostitutes like you see in some of these Asian countries. Selfish, lazy? How many White women give to charity, help the world’s poor, volunteer and so forth? Plenty, but do you see Asian men doing this? Hardly ever.  How many White women would sit back and allow open child prostitution in their countries like many of these Asian men do?  White women would be up in arms over this but many Asians look the other way.  No thanks, Asians can keep their culture and “parenting skills ” and stay in their own countries. We also don’t need Asian men over here taking White men’s jobs either.

  • Marc B.

    Toronto is under the assumption that the only thing it has to offer is it’s diversity. There isn’t much to the place, admittedly, but I would put it’s donut shops and pubs well ahead of it’s imports from the Southern Hemisphere.

  • FourFooted_Messiah

    Hahaha.  The CBC did a spot on Japan and its burgeoning robotics industry a few years ago.  When the topic came around to labour shortage (the reason for the Japanese interest in robotics), the reporter actually had the audacity to question a Japanese person as to why Japan didn’t simply allow the third world to come flooding in to address said labour shortage (the “reason” Canada has mass immigration).  The Japanese lady looked at the reporter askance, and said, after a pregnant pause, “We would rather have robots”.  I loved it, and I admire that person for her frankness.

    I would rather have robots, too.

     

  • FourFooted_Messiah

     It has to do with brainwashing, nothing more.  The young are exposed to multicult brainwashing from kindergarten, and even before, in media.

    Hell, I went to elementary school in the early 1970s, and they were ALREADY telling us that “Canada has no culture of its own, and needs immigrants to give us some”.

  • FourFooted_Messiah

     I read a comment recently from a person who lives in Red Deer, Alberta (I think it was on Immigrationwatchcanada.org) – she said that stores that were recently staffed by whites became all-Filipino apparently overnight, and wondered where all the white workers went.

    A Chinese-owned chain, TNT moved into a suburb of Vancouver, becoming the anchor store in a strip mall it bought.  It proceeded to cancel the leases of any non-Chinese business owner, because it wanted an “Asian” orientation to the mall.  One white beauty salon owner even promised to hire only Chinese girls if she could just keep her lease – she was still given the boot.  This would be illegal if a store said it wanted whites-only.

    No fuss was made.

    I am an older white Canadian, and I know I am screwed.

    My husband recently tried to get welfare to help us through a transition period – moving from a small, jobless town to a moderate sized (80K) city where he thought he had employment opportunities (I am on disability, thank the gods, my cheque has managed to carry us, barely).  He was refused, because in Alberta, you need a job AND an eviction notice in order to get welfare – but that’s only for people like him (older, white Canadian whose ancestors came here long ago, like me).  Natives have their own support system, and immigrants get money thrown at them from both the federal and provincial levels.  Thank the gods he found a job two weeks ago – otherwise we would not make it through July (for food that is, I can cover rent and bills, and a bit of groceries, but that’s it.)  Not looking for sympathy, btw – we will survive.  I’m just trying to illustrate what it’s like here at ground level.  Oh, and he had problems getting a job (took him three months, in a supposed “labour shortage” environment, because he’s neither “from” this city, nor an outright immigrant.  I have worked in a labour shortage environment (Toronto in the early-mid 1980s)  and even as unskilled labour fresh out of HS, I was never out of work for more than a few days.  :/

    Mass immigration is killing Canada.

  • FourFooted_Messiah

     I agree, in the sense that different counties exist to house different cultures and different ways of life, different people, etc.  It is just as wrong for the multicultis to want to make everywhere the same (a Chinatown, a Little Saigon, a Little India, a Little Somalia, etc in every city) as it is for, say, McDonald’s to want to be everywhere you go, regardless of whether it fits the local culture or not.

    I have no problem with, say, Muslims being Muslims, as long as they stick to being Muslims in Muslim countries.