Canadian Multiculturalism (Clifford SIfton (Sifton's Policy on…
Sifton's Policy on Immigration
Sifton only wanted hard workers.
Farmers who were from a similar geographical location were believed to be best for the Canadian West.
Sifton's Selective Policy
English and American Immigrants were the most sought after.
Southern Europeans and Jewish people need special cabinet permission to immigrate.
Head Tax was 50$ later became 500$.
Many men left family in China in hopes of later bringing them over.
Many Chinese Men left alone after wives cannot immigrate.
Chinese population dwindled as no reproduction was occurring
Open Hearts Closed Doors
Boat load of Jewish refugees sent back to Europe.
Only Accepted 5,000 Jewish refugees during Holocaust.
Japanese Canadians were placed in internment camps.
Many Japanese Canadians repatriated back to Japan.
Is Canada Truly Multicultural
Canada has continually brought in new immigrants to better their lives.
Canada provides accommodation for the immigrants which allows them to set their life up.
Canada has brought in many different races and religions.(Sikh, Muslim, Vietnamese, Japanese, African American)
Canada has continually shifted between helping and hating
Canada consistently feuds with immigrants about accomidation