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Hitting the immigration wall

Thursday, October 22, 2015 @ 8:00 PM | By Colin Singer

For decades, Canada developed a reputation as one of the most welcoming countries in the world. Since 2008, this is sadly no longer true. It is now much harder to get into Canada, to stay here permanently, and to become a citizen. This is due to a steady stream of changes by the federal government that affect virtually all aspects of our immigration and refugee policy.

Many of the changes came without public oversight, with the minister of citizenship and immigration acquiring the power to make...