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Canadian Identity. A Personal Comparison Of Canada And The U.S

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1: The Canadian Identity is the stuff that all Canadian's have incommon, it's like we invented hockey so that is considered part of ouridentity. We also invented Basketball but the U.s. took that away from usby exploting it and saying that because the man was in the U.s. it was notCanadian, but for the people that know they realize that our identity is fallingapart because the U.s. is a much bigger country so they have more power.2: The thing that create our identity our the sports we invented,the way we talk (eh), the courtesy that we have towards othercountries,the food we eat, and even the prices we have. More stuff that makesour identity are the amount of racism in our country compared to theU.s. , also the beauty of the land compared to the overpopulated citiesin the U.s. We have the Rocky mountains and many other clean andfamous landmarks. Also the crime rate is alot lower than in the U.s.,and also unlike them we have free health care and a lower pollutionrate.3: Canada to me is the best place to live in because we have beautifullandmarks, we have free health care that helps my family alot becauseof my asthma, we also have a government and a large amount ofpeoplethat are nice to other countries and are less hated. One main thingknown about Canada is that we are a center for sports, we also haveless racism than the U.s., because if a black child walked into a schoolin the U.s. 30 years ago he would be made fun of called names andeven failed by the teachers because of his skin color. But back in the1800's black people thought of Canada as the free land.4: I...

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