Vive Le Canada

A Nation within a Nation
Date: Thursday, November 23 2006
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How a nation can exist within another Nation I cannot fathom. With all the other problems Canada faces we really need this can of worms opened up again!

CanWest News Service

Wednesday, November 22, 2006

OTTAWA - Prime Minister Stephen Harper surprised the House of Commons today by announcing his party wants to recognize Quebec as nation within a united Canada.

Harper said the party is putting forward a motion to recognize Quebec’s nationhood within Canada in order to supersede a Bloc Quebecois motion that he says would virtually be a vote for separation from the rest of Canada.

"If we recognize Quebecers as a nation, we have to vote ‘yes’ in a referendum on separation," Harper said in the House of Commons following Question Period.

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