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Immigrants get involved in municipal elections

September 27, 2018

By Canadian Immigrant Magazine |...

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Canada’s use of artificial intelligence in immigration could lead to break of human rights: study

September 27, 2018

By Global News A new report is warning about the federal government’s interest in using artificial intelligence to screen and process immigrant files, saying it could create discrimination, as well as privacy and human rights breaches....

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‘I didn’t come here to live this kind of life’: Skilled immigrants on desperate hunt for jobs in Quebec

September 27, 2018

By CBC News | Instead of sparring over how many immigrants Quebec should accept, Abdul Waheed wishes provincial politicians were talking about how to help skilled workers like him get jobs in their field so they could integrate into Quebec society....

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Punjabi Canadian highlights South Asian diaspora’s rich history in B.C.

September 23, 2018

By Gordon McIntype, Vancouver Sun | Sham Singh, orphaned as a young boy after plague killed his mother and brothers, left Punjab as a teen and took a circuitous route that involved a pistol being drawn to arrive in B.C. in 1906....

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Raise-a-Reader: Couple from China get parenting respite along with English classes

September 20, 2018

By Susan Lazaruk, Vancouver Sun | Parents Ivy Choy and Kelvin Yang look forward to their weekly literacy classes at Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House for more than just the chance to improve their English skills....

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P.E.I. scraps business immigration program criticized for oversight problems

September 18, 2018

By CTV News Prince Edward Island is scrapping a controversial business immigration program which prompted federal investigations alleging hundreds of applicants never settled on the Island....

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