Immigrating to Canada

New 'Express Entry' Immigrant Program Has Some Worried

CBC | Posted 11.21.2014 | Canada Business

The federal government is preparing to launch a new immigration system that gives skilled workers "express entry" into Canada starting Jan. ...

Tories Announce A New Way To Get Into Canada

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.26.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - A new program designed to lure start-up companies and entrepreneurs to Canada will launch in April.The start-up visa will be limited to thos...

Canada Leaves Super-Rich Immigrants In Limbo

CBC | Posted 02.09.2013 | Canada Politics

Chinese businessman Jacob Zhou was ready to hand over $400,000 in 2009 to meet the Canadian government's financial requirement to bring his multimilli...

One Migrant Worker's Story Is Canada's Story

Min Sook Lee | Posted 02.05.2013 | Canada
Min Sook Lee

2012-11-22-whypovertybanner.jpg Ten years ago I made a documentary about migrant agricultural workers in Canada, El Contrato. I am interested in the story of workers and migration because I come from a working class family and my life has been fundamentally shaped by migration. This is the story of how immigration to Canada is racialized and classed.