Canada Immigrant

My Canada Is Defined By Homemade Pasta, Not Tim Horton's

Julie Rusciolelli | Posted 06.26.2014 | Canada Living
Julie Rusciolelli

My parents raised me with an Italian paintbrush against a stark blank Canadian canvas which we discovered together slowly and willingly as a family, and on my own life's journey through school, work, marriage and raising a family.

We Need More Immigrant Success Stories

Jeremy Diamond | Posted 11.30.2012 | Canada Impact
Jeremy Diamond

The recent enthusiasm to hear immigrants tell their stories is a positive step for Canada, and will bring us towards a better understanding of the shared experiences that make up our collective identity. As anyone with a good storyteller in their family knows, a compelling story warrants being told over, and over, and over again.

That Immigrant Fixing Your House Probably Saw Hell

Avrum Rosensweig | Posted 07.04.2012 | Canada
Avrum Rosensweig

Many people who are affected by war don't make it into the history books. One of them walked into my home the other day to install California shutters. He was born in 1960, the same year as I was. His name is Thic and he remembers well the corpses piled up outside his home after America changed her policy and pulled out her troops. Our world is populated by Thics.

Immigrants Healthier Than Canadian-Born Citizens, Study Finds

CBC | Posted 01.16.2012 | Canada Living

The healthy immigrant effect persists, according to a Statistics Canada study released Wednesday that found immigrants are generally heal...