R.I.P. Canada? We have been torn and in turmoil for years!! Times change, and so do economic climates! We have raised the cost of living so high in Canada that both parents are always at work, rather than spending time with their children. We have increased the retirement age so people must work until they drop! Why do we bend over backwards to help people from other countries while allowing our own people and veterans of war to go homeless and hungry or dependant on foodbanks?
Canada was mainly formed based on the fear of the United States attacking one of the colonies. The view was joinery of the colonies would help dissolve the fears and insecurities of the people from a US invasion if they formed a Confederation. Then along came the "Confederation Railway" that promoted the welfare and good-will of openly transported goods from coast to coast to benefit all. There was a consensus then, but those days are long gone. Too bad the special interests of a few have taken over the ... See more