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Institutions
  Prime Minister  Stephen Harper 3 11 +20.45%
  Official Opposition  Thomas Mulcair 0 12 +100.00%
  House of Commons  Conservative Party 0 13 +20.45%
  Senate  Conservative Party 0 14 +23.81%
Province
 British Columbia 
 Alberta 
 Saskatchewan 
 Manitoba 
 Ontario 
 Québec 
 New Brunswick 
 Nova Scotia 
 Prince Edward Island 
 Newfoundland and Labrador 
Territory
 Northwest Territories 
 Nunavut 
 Yukon 
Monarchy
  Queen of Canada  Elizabeth Alexandra Mary Windsor (Elizabeth II) 1 53 +100.00%
  Governor General of Canada  David Johnston 0 10 +100.00%
Party Leadership
  Bloc Québécois Leadership  André Bellavance 0 13 +100.00%
  Conservative Party Leader  Stephen Harper 1 04 +20.46%
  Green Party Leader  Elizabeth May 1 06 +32.08%
  Liberal Party Leader  Justin Trudeau 1 13 +69.93%
  New Democratic Party Leader  Thomas Mulcair 1 12 +8.74%


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Established July 01, 1867
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Last ModifiedScott³ October 03, 2011 01:09am
DescriptionThe Dominion of Canada
HRM Queen Elizabeth II, Queen of Canada

Canada is an English- and French-speaking North American country. Originally a British colony, it gained its independence in 1867 instituting a federal parliamentary democratic state with a union of provinces. As a monarchy, its head of state is the reigning monarch is concurrently the monarch of Great Britain. Its head of government is the Prime Minister. Canada contends with separatist movements from within the dominon, most notably with the Province of Quebec. Various native indian groups have several degrees of autonomy.

Canada's capital city is Ottawa. Its currency is the Canadian Dollar and it celebrates Canada Day on July 1. Much of its population is of British (71.5% in 1996) and French origin (9.4% in 1996). It is also almost evenly divided between Catholic and Protestant faiths with smaller segments of various other religions.

Click [Link] to view the new Canadian federal electoral map following the January 23, 2006 election.

National Flag Description:

The maple leaf has been the symbol of Canada since at least the middle of the 19th century. Red and white were approved as the official colours of Canada in 1921.
Canada Provinces


INFORMATION LINKS
Canadian Constitution Act, 1867  Discuss
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Elections Canada  Discuss
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Government of British Columbia  Discuss
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Government of Manitoba  Discuss
Government of New Brunswick  Discuss
Government of Newfoundland and Labrador  Discuss
Government of Nova Scotia  Discuss
Government of Nunavut  Discuss
Government of Ontario  Discuss
Government of Prince Edward Island  Discuss
Government of Quebec  Discuss
Government of Saskatchewan  Discuss
Government of the Northwest Territories  Discuss
Government of Yukon  Discuss
Governor General of Canada  Discuss
Parliament of Canada  Discuss
Prime Minister of Canada  Discuss
Queen of Canada  Discuss
Western Canada Concept  Discuss
Western Separatism  Discuss

PARTY REGISTRATION
Pty Amount % As Of Contributor
CPC 142,000 38.72% Sep 25, 2012 Dr. King Schultz
NDP 128,351 35.00% Sep 25, 2012 Dr. King Schultz
LPC 60,000 16.36% Sep 25, 2012 Dr. King Schultz
BQ 36,341 9.91% Sep 25, 2012 Dr. King Schultz

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MEDIA
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EVENTS
Start Date End Date Type Title Contributor
Mar 24, 2012 12:00pm Mar 24, 2012 12:00pm Leadership Election New Democratic Party Leadership Election  Picimpalious 

BOOKS
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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Jan 16, 2014 04:00pm Analysis Report: Tens of thousands fled socialized Canadian medicine in 2013  Article Scott³ 
Dec 20, 2013 09:00am News ‘A blow to equality’: Tories look to defang ruling after court strikes down prostitution laws  Article RBH 
Dec 04, 2013 01:00pm News Canada will take on Russia and Denmark over the North Pole  Article IndyGeorgia 
Aug 23, 2013 08:00pm News Rise of the rainbow hawks: How Conservatives and Canada’s gay-rights activists made common cause  Article Monsieur 
Nov 25, 2012 03:10pm Poll Canadians are most proud of universal medicare  Article Monsieur 
Sep 19, 2012 10:20am Conspiracy Theory Obama administration denies plan to invade Canada  Article RP 
Jul 15, 2012 05:30pm Report Hardheaded Socialism Makes Canada Richer Than U.S.  Article RP 
Jun 28, 2012 07:00pm Poll Canadians more willing to display patriotism, survey finds  Article Jason 
May 31, 2012 12:55pm Investigation Gay porn actor, Luka Rocco Magnotta, wanted by Interpol for grisly Montreal dismemberment slay  Article Incurious Mongrul 
Mar 30, 2012 02:00pm Strategy Canada getting rid of the penny to save costs  Article RP 
Mar 30, 2012 11:00am News Canada ups retirement age in bid to balance budget  Article Imperator 
Dec 29, 2011 05:00pm General Hallucinogenic 'bath salts' entering Canada  Article Jason 
Nov 04, 2011 12:00pm News PM 'disappointed' with dismal jobs numbers   Article Monsieur 
Oct 27, 2011 01:00pm Opinion A land without Borking   Article Monsieur 
Sep 07, 2011 12:00am General Liberal-NDP merger ‘will come very quickly,’ Chrétien predicts   Article Monsieur 
Aug 21, 2011 08:00pm Opinion Legalize drugs to cut violence  Article Jason 
Aug 15, 2011 05:00pm News Conservatives to restore ‘royal’ monikers for navy, air force   Article Monsieur 
Mar 24, 2011 02:00pm Oops Cannon criticizes Harper? Layton deputy mayor? BBC thinks so   Article Monsieur 
Mar 22, 2011 08:00pm Poll Canadians surprisingly divided over education, religion, in-depth poll reveals   Article Monsieur 
Nov 14, 2010 08:00am Analysis Does easy access to Starbucks latte really make you vote Liberal?   Article Monsieur 
Aug 06, 2010 09:00am Poll Canadians Strongly Support Immigration, But Don't Want Current Levels Increased  Article Monsieur 
Aug 05, 2010 02:00pm General Stockwell Day cites 'alarming’ rise in unreported crime to justify new prisons   Article Monsieur 
Jul 23, 2010 04:00pm Editorial The Tories exposed  Article Monsieur 
Jul 19, 2010 04:00am General Tories to explain census changes  Article Jason 
Jun 21, 2010 06:30am General Canada's economy is suddenly the envy of the world  Article Imperator 
May 31, 2010 08:00pm Analysis Soaring costs force Canada to reassess health model  Article Imperator 
Mar 06, 2010 02:20pm Rule Change Canada to switch to plastic bills next year  Article Jason 
Jan 03, 2010 04:00pm General Shafting democracy in Canada  Article kal 
Dec 17, 2009 08:00am Opinion The 10 most irritating politicians of 2009  Article Monsieur 
Dec 03, 2009 11:00pm General Pentagon feared [Canadian] quarters, emails show   Article Monsieur 
Oct 23, 2009 08:00pm News Polygamy has 'no place in Canada': justice minister   Article Monsieur 
Oct 01, 2009 12:00am Opinion Aw, Canada  Article Craverguy 
Sep 03, 2009 02:10am Legal Ruling [Canadian] Hate-speech law violates Charter rights, tribunal rules  Article RP 
Jul 17, 2009 07:00am Report Burnaby, Saskatoon, Surrey best-run cities [in Canada]: Maclean's  Article Monsieur 
Jun 21, 2009 10:00pm Opinion Flawed system, not poor leaders, hurting Canada  Article Monsieur 
Apr 24, 2009 07:00pm Editorial Myth of Canada as terror haven  Article Monsieur 
Apr 18, 2009 01:00pm News Americans ‘Wake Up Canadian’ With Moose, Poutine, Hockey Player   Article Bob 
Apr 06, 2009 11:00am Perspective The quiet unravelling of Canadian democracy  Article Monsieur 
Feb 20, 2009 06:00pm Proposed Legislation Celebrating Canada's national sport [National Hockey Day?]  Article Monsieur 
Feb 07, 2009 02:00pm News Worthwhile Canadian Initiative  Article Monsieur 
Jan 28, 2009 12:30pm Announcement Liberals back budget but put Tories on 'probation'  Article Monsieur 
Jan 27, 2009 04:00pm News Harper budget sending Canada $85 billion into deficit  Article Monsieur 
Jan 27, 2009 12:35pm General Montreal police ask city to make insults against cops illegal   Article kal 
Jan 21, 2009 10:00pm General Defense for Canada polygamists cites gay marriage  Article the wanderer 
Dec 24, 2008 12:00pm News Tory aide tried to scuttle Hanukkah event, school says  Article Monsieur 
Dec 22, 2008 12:00pm Announcement Nova Scotia justice appointed to Supreme Court  Article Monsieur 
Dec 14, 2008 01:00pm General D'oh Canada! Survey reveals Canadians barely understand political system  Article Monsieur 
Nov 20, 2008 03:00pm Legal Ruling Obese have right to two airline seats, one fare  Article RP 
Nov 07, 2008 08:00am News [Canadian] economy adds 9,500 jobs but mostly election-related  Article Monsieur 
Sep 12, 2008 02:00pm Analysis What's the Matter With Canada?  Article Monsieur 
Sep 06, 2008 03:00pm News Harper nominates Thomas Cromwell for vacant Supreme Court post  Article Monsieur 
Jun 29, 2008 06:00am Poll Canadians prefer Obama over own leaders  Article Monsieur 
Apr 09, 2008 01:00pm Poll CP Poll Finds Canadians Prefer Obama  Article ArmyDem 
Dec 21, 2007 07:00pm Announcement [Canada] Four federal byelections to be held in March  Article Monsieur 
Nov 22, 2007 08:00am News Canada Sets Aside Vast Northern Wilderness  Article ArmyDem 
Oct 26, 2007 10:00am News Canada will become one of the most powerful nations: Tony Blair  Article Monsieur 
Oct 12, 2007 11:00pm Study Supreme Court of Canada judges ‘unpredictable,’ not ideological   Article Monsieur 
Sep 20, 2007 02:00pm News Canadian Dollar Trades Equal to U.S. for First Time Since 1976  Article RP 
Aug 19, 2007 04:00pm News Canada's Sovereignty in Jeopardy: the Militarization of North America  Article kal 
Jul 29, 2007 09:45am News O Canada: Blue patriot love  Article Monsieur 
Jul 18, 2007 09:00am News Canadian crime rate hits 25-year low  Article Scott³ 
Jul 13, 2007 09:00pm News Jury finds Conrad Black guilty  Article Monsieur 
Jul 02, 2007 12:00am News Canada turns 140  Article Monsieur 
Jun 29, 2007 08:00pm General Most Canadians would fail own citizenship test  Article Forwardista 
Jun 24, 2007 05:00pm News [Canadian] Anglican Church votes against same-sex unions  Article Monsieur 
May 02, 2007 04:00pm News Bigfoot risks extinction, says Canadian MP  Article ArmyDem 
Mar 13, 2007 08:00pm Scandal Why Conrad Black is in the dock  Article L'illusionniste 
Mar 06, 2007 11:45am Poll Canada takes No. 1 spot in global image poll  Article Monsieur 
Feb 09, 2007 03:00pm News 'Blazing' Canadian economy churns out 88,900 jobs  Article Monsieur 
Nov 01, 2006 09:00pm News GOP's fading popularity rubs off on Canada's Conservatives  Article The Sunset Provision 
Oct 27, 2006 09:00am News Republican Attack Ad Offends Canada  Article Chase McFadden 
Oct 25, 2006 08:30pm Legal Ruling Ottawa upset U.S. man sentenced to parole in Canada  Article Forwardista 
Oct 22, 2006 03:00pm News Harper calls two byelections for Nov. 27  Article Monsieur 
Sep 25, 2006 04:00pm News Ottawa gets tough on emissions  Article Monsieur 
Sep 23, 2006 01:50pm Commentary . . . But Canada also has a religious left  Article Monsieur 
Sep 18, 2006 10:00pm Editorial [Canadian] Gun supporters use flawed logic  Article Monsieur 
Sep 07, 2006 10:45pm Proposed Legislation Harper promises bill to elect senators  Article Monsieur 
Aug 13, 2006 09:00pm News Fate uncertain for Vancouver's legal drug-shooting site  Article Forwardista 
Jul 31, 2006 09:05pm News Man wanted in Sask. abduction has long list of victims in Ontario  Article Forwardista 
Jul 03, 2006 03:00pm General National War Memorial defacing disgusts Harper  Article Monsieur 
Jun 23, 2006 02:00pm Report Expatriates in Canada pressured to spy: report  Article Nothing wrong, just gone 
Jun 20, 2006 09:00am Poll Canadians favour Liberal child-care plan  Article Monsieur 
Jun 19, 2006 04:00pm News Guité sentenced to 3½ years in prison  Article Monsieur 
Jun 12, 2006 12:00pm News Elected Senate, fixed election dates have support of Canadians, poll suggests  Article PragCon 3.0 
Jun 11, 2006 07:00pm General Canadian soldiers' condom use way up: documents  Article Monsieur 
Jun 06, 2006 02:20pm News Canada Suspect Planned to Storm Parliament, Behead Prime Minister  Article PragCon 3.0 
May 31, 2006 11:00pm Minority Perspective Tough anti-smoking laws blanket Canada  Article Forwardista 
Mar 17, 2006 10:00am News [Canadian] Senator fires back at U.S. family upset with seal hunt  Article Monsieur 
Feb 28, 2006 04:00pm News Liberals vow child care battle in Parliament  Article Monsieur 
Feb 25, 2006 09:00am Poll Most Cdns. uneasy about Afghan mission  Article Monsieur 
Feb 23, 2006 10:00am News Harper nominates Rothstein for Supreme Court  Article Monsieur 
Feb 20, 2006 02:00pm News [Canada] Future SCC nominees to face questions from MPs  Article Monsieur 
Feb 14, 2006 10:00pm Perspective Dear America  Article Guy 
Feb 12, 2006 09:00am News NDP dumps [union leader] Buzz Hargrove  Article Monsieur 
Feb 02, 2006 12:30pm News Martin proud of what Liberals accomplished  Article Monsieur 
Jan 26, 2006 10:55pm News New Canadian PM rebuffs US envoy  Article Monsieur 
Dec 31, 2005 11:00pm News [Canadian] Leaders declare war on gun crimes, criminals  Article Monsieur 
Dec 26, 2005 11:40pm News Canadian 'swingers' cheer ruling on sex clubs  Article Monsieur 
Dec 07, 2005 01:00am Perspective My name is Reg, and I am Canadian  Article Bob 
Nov 23, 2005 09:00am News MP wants rapper 50 Cent banned from Canada  Article Monsieur 
Oct 20, 2005 10:00pm General Top court won't hear case of man spared jail for sex assault of native girl  Article Forwardista 
Oct 14, 2005 05:00pm Speech Energizing tensions - Prime minister drops ‘safe diplomacy,’ warns Canada could sell to Far East  Article RP 
Sep 22, 2005 06:30pm Oops Twelve years in jail for murder that may not have happened 'hell,' man says  Article RP 
Aug 22, 2005 12:00am Editorial [Canada] Time to redefine ties with U.S.  Article RP 
Aug 21, 2005 10:15am General Liberals seek to woo West at caucus meeting  Article Monsieur 
Aug 09, 2005 09:55pm Poll Poll: Westerners [Canada] considering separation  Article particleman 
Aug 04, 2005 05:00pm News Americans didn't flock to Canada after Bush win  Article CBlock941 
Aug 02, 2005 10:00pm General Canada's brand voted second-best in global poll  Article Monsieur 
Aug 02, 2005 02:00pm Announcement Campbell, Segal among 5 new [Canadian] senators  Article Monsieur 
Jun 28, 2005 08:00pm News [Canadian] MPs pass bill legalizing same-sex marriage  Article Monsieur 
Jun 27, 2005 10:00am General Tories can't win same-sex marriage battle: MacKay  Article Monsieur 
Jun 09, 2005 05:00pm Legal Ruling Canada Court Nixes Health Insurance Ban  Article RP 
May 29, 2005 02:00pm News Conservatives, Bloc vow to stall budget bills  Article Monsieur 
May 19, 2005 05:00pm News [Canada] Government survives second confidence vote  Article Monsieur 
May 19, 2005 04:00pm News [Canada] Government survives first of two confidence votes  Article Monsieur 
May 12, 2005 09:00pm News PM consults Gov. Gen. over crisis  Article User 13 
May 06, 2005 11:00pm News Liberals will ignore Tory non-confidence motion  Article particleman 
Apr 26, 2005 04:00pm News NDP, Libs reach agreement in principle on budget  Article Monsieur 
Apr 26, 2005 10:35am News [Quebec] Separation fears behind Shriners' hospital decision  Article PragCon 3.0 
Apr 24, 2005 09:00am News Bush family friend to be ambassador to Canada  Article Monsieur 
Apr 20, 2005 03:00pm News PM risked Canada: Gagliano predicts [Quebec] separation  Article PragCon 3.0 
Apr 19, 2005 01:00pm Editorial Woe Canada  Article Scott³ 
Apr 18, 2005 01:00pm News NDP throw Grits a lifeline [Canada]  Article Ben 
Apr 17, 2005 05:00pm General 2006 [Canadian] census to accommodate same-sex marriages  Article Monsieur 
Mar 25, 2005 01:00pm Poll Queen, Prince William Favourites In Canada  Article Picimpalious 
Mar 25, 2005 12:00am News Canada Denies Refugee Status to American  Article None Entered 
Mar 24, 2005 11:35am General Dallaire, Eggleton among 9 new [Canadian] senators  Article Monsieur 
Mar 21, 2005 06:00pm News Welcome to Canada: The Great White Waste of Time  Article Scott³ 
Mar 20, 2005 12:00am General Health care free, with delays  Article None Entered 
Mar 16, 2005 05:00pm News Young Liberals of Canada ask Stephen “Mr Muzzle” Harper : “What are you so afraid of?”  Article Summer Intern 
Mar 14, 2005 07:00pm News CANADA: Molson to introduce guarana-infused beer  Article Summer Intern 
Mar 13, 2005 11:00am News Canada strikes gold at junior curling worlds  Article Summer Intern 
Mar 09, 2005 07:00pm News Parliament approves Liberal budget  Article Monsieur 
Feb 13, 2005 12:00am Commentary OH CANADA!  Article None Entered 
Feb 12, 2005 12:00am News Canada split over same-sex unions  Article Summer Intern 
Jan 19, 2005 12:00am News 15 years of [economic] stagnation [for Canadians]  Article PragCon 3.0 
Dec 07, 2004 12:00am Amusing T-Shirt Co. Offers 'Go Canadian Package'  Article Nothing wrong, just gone 
Dec 03, 2004 12:00am Amusing Canada ends exotic-dancer program  Article Ben 
Nov 15, 2004 12:00am Humor Mike Lester  Article None Entered 
Nov 03, 2004 12:00am News Unhappy Democrats Must Wait to Get Into Canada  Article Guy 
Oct 20, 2004 12:00am General Canada Has Surplus [Flu] Vaccine  Article RP 
Oct 04, 2004 12:00am Poll Canadians overwhelmingly support Kerry  Article Monsieur 
Aug 26, 2004 12:00am News Outspoken Canadian Legislator Calls U.S. 'Idiots'  Article None Entered 
Jun 30, 2004 12:00am Poll Poll: over 40% of Canadian teens think America is "evil"  Article None Entered 
Jun 28, 2004 12:00am News [Canadian] Voters Urged Not to Eat Their Ballots  Article DFWDem 
Jun 26, 2004 12:00am Poll New Poll Shows Private Health Care Not a Taboo for Canadians  Article PragCon 3.0 
Jun 09, 2004 12:00am Editorial Liberals jumping sinking ship  Article Mr. Techno 
May 28, 2004 12:00am News Canada Activists Back US War Resisters  Article Gerald Farinas 
May 24, 2004 12:00am News Canada Prime Minister Calls June Elections  Article Gerald Farinas 
May 04, 2004 12:00am News Canada rejects gay man who isn't 'effeminate'  Article -- 
Apr 01, 2004 12:00am News Canada's PM Adds Fuel to Early Spring Election Speculation  Article Gerald Farinas 
Mar 30, 2004 12:00am News Danes summon [Canadian] envoy over Arctic fight  Article PragCon 3.0 
Mar 26, 2004 12:00am News Canada could ditch winter blues by annexing Caribbean paradise  Article Picimpalious 
Mar 25, 2004 12:00am News Canada's troops to reclaim Arctic  Article PragCon 3.0 
Mar 21, 2004 12:00am News Canada Plans Pharmacy Marijuana Project  Article Gerald Farinas 
Feb 14, 2004 12:00am News Liberals plunge in polls  Article Mr. Techno 
Jan 19, 2004 12:00am News Canadian troops 'need to rest'  Article Gerald Farinas 
Dec 02, 2003 12:00am News Canada's View on Social Issues Is Opening Rifts With the U.S.  Article karin1492 
Nov 26, 2003 12:00am News Air Canada Service Staff Get Burger-Coupon Bonus  Article -- 
Oct 16, 2003 12:00am News Harris seen a favourable to lead united Right  Article PragCon 3.0 
Oct 15, 2003 12:00am News Conservatives on Verge of Unity in Canada  Article PragCon 3.0 
Sep 15, 2003 12:00am Amusing First Patients of Canada's Government-Approved Marijuana Demand Their Money Back  Article Mr. Techno 
Aug 01, 2003 06:00pm Editorial An American’s View of Canada  Article Monsieur 
Mar 27, 2003 11:14am General White House consulted Cellucci on rebuke  Article User 13 
Feb 28, 2003 09:03pm General Canadian in passport fiasco (INS Deports Canadian Citizen Back to ... India?)  Article -- 

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