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People's Citizenship Guide: A Response to Conservative Canada
In 2009, Stephen Harper’s Conservative government changed the contents of the official citizenship guide that is given to all recent immigrants. The new version contained a lot more military history and plenty of information about the monarchy, but little about public programs such as medicare or education, or our rich history of social justice movements. Ignoring the work ...more
Paperback, 80 pages
Published May 1st 2012 by Arbeiter Ring
(first published December 1st 2011)
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Jul 06, 2012 Florence rated it it was amazing
Written as a reply to the CANADIAN GOV'T Citizenship guide, this book clarifies many faults within. It is interesting to read about how the gov't made recent changes in the latest guide for new Canadian citizens, emphasizing a greater military role.