- Category: Issues
IMMIGRANTS ARE NOT THE PROBLEM –
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OMNI TV - 18 February 2009
• The Liberals and Conservatives have made comments that suggest that Canada’s diversity is the primary reason for our current economic crisis. Immigration has been a source of prosperity in our country. The dangerous political strategy of “scapegoating” immigrants and migrants and espousing protectionism and extreme nationalism can quickly degenerate into intolerance, xenophobia and outright racism.
• Limiting immigration will result in a Canadian workforce that is ill equipped to respond to labour market needs once the economy is back on the upswing.
• Stand up against the Conservatives and Liberals who blame immigrant and migrant communities for their parties’ poor economic policies.
• Tell the Conservative Minister of Immigration Jason Kenny, that Canadians want less blame and more solutions in this economic crisis by clicking “Send a Message” Button above right. Your letter will also be copied to both the Liberal and NDP Immigration Critics.
Media Release - April 5 2009
Globe and Mail - 31March2009
Does immigration help or