Canada Citizenship Oath of Allegiance

On Victoria Day, Think About Ending the Monarchy in Canada

Tom Freda | Posted 05.18.2015 | Canada Politics
Tom Freda

We still have a foreign person, a queen living in a castle on another continent -- Victoria's great, great, granddaughter, in fact -- as Canada's head of state. And it's a pretty safe bet that Canada isn't on her mind a whole lot either, if at all. So why do we put up with it? Without question, Canada deserves to have its own head of state, chosen by us and from among our citizens. How have we made it this far without taking the final step to full nationhood? The reason lies with misinformation.

Oath To Queen Upheld As Constitutional By Ontario's Top Court

CP | Abdul Latheef, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.13.2014 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Citing the "symbolic" nature of the citizenship oath, Ontario's top court has dismissed a constitutional challenge by three permanent reside...

Is Oath To Queen For Would-Be Canadians Constitutional?

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.06.2014 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Allowing would-be citizens to opt out of a "repugnant" oath to the Queen would cause no harm and allow them to retain their sense of integri...

Citizenship Denied Because Oath Was Lip-Synced?

CBC | Posted 06.05.2012 | Canada Politics

A government official wrongly denied an immigrant his Canadian citizenship because he wrongly believed the man was mouthing the oath of c...