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By Barbara Fradkin

Inspector eco-friendly explores an internet of betrayal and deceit. at the hours of darkness, the telephone earrings within the lacking people unit of the Ottawa Police. A brutal snowstorm is howling, and a prosperous social activist has no longer heard from his fiancée in over twenty-four hours. neighbors, kin and police are mobilized to look the snowbound urban. He involves think that his associate is fleeing for her existence, in all likelihood from his family. while a frozen physique is located within the snow, simply blocks from the man's domestic, eco-friendly is aware that somebody is conspiring to maintain the reality hidden.

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S. ' As it emphasises what is superficial, multiculturalism is seen to foster, at best, a benign and inactive tolerance; it ignores the deeper understanding that might have an ultimately consolidating influence. On the one hand, Bissoondath observes that, as policy: [If] the emphasis on federal bilingualism had seemed to favour francophone Quebec at the expense of the rest of the country, enhanced multiculturalism could be served up as a way of equalizing the political balance sheet. As René Lévesque once commented, 'Multiculturalism, really, is folklore.

Academics, the literati and Canadian nationalists were quick to realize that bilingualism was one of the features that distinguished Canada from its powerful neighbour to the south . . Total immersion < previous page page_27 next page > < previous page page_28 next page > Page 28 caught on like a bushfire . . Even the current disenchantment of the English-Canadian elite toward Quebec . . did not lower enrolment in immersion classes. In other words, learning French is not something you do because you're enthralled with Quebec .

The most basic debate, perhaps, is over the idea that by promoting diversity we can actually (and more democratically, it has been argued) promote unity. Reginald Bibby has recently suggested that, despite what seems to be an increasing public support for a 'melting pot', the multicultural policy has aided various groups to preserve aspects of their culture (the 'goodness' of this, itself, is of course contentious) and to better participate in the currents of Canadian life. But, he argues, the promotion of group interactionin the interests of state unityhas been less successful (Bibby, 1990).

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