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Should China Embrace Ethnic Diversity?   [Copy link] 中文

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Post time 2015-12-9 07:21:28 |Display all floors
We can see the consequence of the failure to embrace unity in diversity in Canada with Canada's marginalization of its indigenous peoples.

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Post time 2015-12-9 10:55:21 |Display all floors
Nothing like a multicultural society, it's works well when there is one law for all

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dusty1 Post time: 2015-12-9 10:55
Nothing like a multicultural society, it's works well when there is one law for all

Unless the law is ethnocentric. For example, while monolingual English-Canadian and French-Canadian students can learn maths and science in comfort, indigenous Canadian students must do so while struggling with a foreign language at the same time.

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Caged Post time: 2015-12-9 10:56
Unless the law is ethnocentric. For example, while monolingual English-Canadian and French-Canadia ...

Canada is weird, look at Australia one law for all and society expects you and your culture to be in the mainstream and contributing to society with your religion and culture not in a niche corner with your own language and religion. Diversity makes us a rich fully integrated society

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Post time 2015-12-9 11:58:49 |Display all floors
dusty1 Post time: 2015-12-9 11:21
Canada is weird, look at Australia one law for all and society expects you and your culture to be  ...

Are you talking about a common second language or a common mother tongue? If the latter, then that's not diversity, but assimilation. If the former, that's diversity.

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Post time 2015-12-9 11:59:45 |Display all floors
Unfortunately Canada is attempting to assimilate it's indigenous peoples through a proces of cultural genocide, not just ensure a common language.

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