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Kertes is a hungarian-born canadian who founded the creative writing and comedy programs at humber college, and has also won jewish literature awards for his writing, notably his 2008 novel, gratitude. A lot of the world’s conflicts are rooted in religion and canadians are a peace-loving people it all comes down to the fact that we want to like each other maybe the best way to do that is to ignore each other’s differences 10 / 10 photo: shutterstock 10 “quebec should separate from canada. The canadian maple leaf symbolizes canada's people and its land maple trees, particularly the sap, served as an important food source to canadian aboriginal people after canada was settled by europeans, maple syrup production provided a convenient source of sugar for several decades, the maple. Filipinos are a very hospitable and friendly people they always smile no matter how they feel if meeting someone for the first time, it would be good to smile at the person before you even start a conversation.
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Quebec’s francophone political and intellectual classes, supported by some english-speaking canadians from the country’s other provinces and territories, are pushing for a further decentralization of the canadian federal system. Short stories for high school students here are some short stories that deal with themes and subject matter appropriate for high school students many of these stories can be read quite quickly so they make for great discussion topics in class. In the novel “arse over teakettle, book one of the toronto trilogy,” the main character is a young boy named tom hudsonhe tells of his father’s version of the ten most common characteristics of canadians tom’s father is a proud canadian, but loves to poke fun at himself and his fellow countrymen.
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