New Canadians

How Immigrants Can Lay Down Canadian Credit Roots

Jeffrey Schwartz | Posted 09.02.2014 | Canada Business
Jeffrey Schwartz

Canada is a country that is proud of its multiculturalism. It was built on the backs of immigrants -- some who arrived a century ago, and some who arrived last year. People come to Canada with hopes and dreams of a better life full of financial prosperity -- but sometimes it can be hard to get there.

How Canadians Really Feel About Immigration

The Huffington Post Canada | Eric Grenier | Posted 03.01.2013 | Canada Politics

While most people in this country are in favour of welcoming new immigrants, a large portion of the population believes Canada’s policy is too open....

The Changing Canadian Identity

Abi Paul | Posted 04.14.2013 | Canada Alberta
Abi Paul

A common misconception by most Canadians is that all immigrants (regardless of country of origin, religious background, ethnicity) face a common set of experiences (opportunities and challenges) as a group. There-in lies the basis of misunderstanding of the immigrant phenomenon by most Canadian-born residents.

My First Canada Day: Greg Robinson

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.29.2012 | Canada Living

Name: Greg Robinson Country: United States Why did you decide to come to Canada? The immediate reason I came to Canada was that I was offered a j...

My First Canada Day: Ivonne Serna

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.29.2012 | Canada Living

Name: Ivonne Serna Country: Mexico Why did you decide to come to Canada? For three reasons: 1. The great level of education that one can get her...

Canadian Citizenship -- What's the Queen Got to Do With It?

Anthony Morgan | Posted 08.01.2012 | Canada Politics
Anthony Morgan

To many individuals and families around the world, Canada is rightfully regarded as a resettlement destination that offers immigrants and new Canadians a range of freedom. Why then, is there a legal obligation for individuals to take a solemn oath of allegiance to faithfully serve the Queen, her heirs and successors in order to gain full access to the democratic protections of Canadian citizenship?

Canadians Have Generous Views On Citizenship: Poll

CBC | Posted 04.15.2012 | Canada

Most Canadians feel immigrants are just as likely to be good citizens as people who were born here, a recent Environics Institute survey ...

Child Immigrants Over 9 More Likely To Drop Out

CBC | Posted 12.27.2011 | Canada Politics

Children who immigrate to Canada after the age of nine are far more likely to drop out of school and never go back, a new study suggests....