Displaying items by tag: immigrant - New Canadian Media - New Canadian Media Fri, 23 Mar 2018 01:03:32 -0400 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb Going Back to School: My Story as an Adult Immigrant Student Sara Asalya's experiences as a newcomer, prompted her to commit to helping other immigrants integrate into their new homes more seamlessly.
By: Sara Asalya in Toronto, ON Newcomers to Canada face numerous challenges from the moment they land; most significantly managing…
Commentary Tue, 02 Jan 2018 20:34:34 -0500
A Ray of Hope on World AIDS Day for Canadian Immigrants Current medical inadmissibility rules for newcomers are out of touch with Canadian values and need to be reformed. Here, candles around an AIDS symbol on World AIDS Day in Quezon city, Philippines 2016.
By: Laura Bisaillon in Toronto It’s World AIDS Day and this year, I am moving beyond remembering loved ones. I…
Top Stories Sun, 03 Dec 2017 18:45:49 -0500
Children of Immigrants: Changing the Face of Canada Canada has always been home to different cultures and traditions, but statistics indicate that the next generation of Canadians will offer an even wider range of ethno-cultural diversity.
By: Alpha Abebe in Toronto, ON Statistics Canada recently released a series of reports analyzing key results from the 2016…
Top Stories Mon, 13 Nov 2017 13:18:32 -0500
The Great Canadian Resumé Many immigrants looking for work are often overlooked due to a lack of Canadian experience, but what kind of role does this play as immigrants attempt to settle? Author, Joyeeta Dutta Ray explores.
By: Joyeeta Dutta Ray in Toronto, ON Toronto has always been a magnet for new immigrants. Some come here to…
Economy Thu, 02 Nov 2017 08:43:57 -0400
Demanding Canadian Experience is no Way to Conduct Business Although Canada welcomes thousands of immigrants annually, it is important to ensure that employment opportunities are readily available.
By: Andrea Elliot in Toronto “You don’t have Canadian experience.” This is what a new immigrant from New Delhi with…
Economy Thu, 14 Sep 2017 00:34:29 -0400
Trump’s Immigration Plan Would Have Kept Out My Father The author (standing) with his father, mother and nephew in a booth at their Oakland Chinatown restaurant in the late 1940s.
Commentary by: William Gee Wong in Oakland, CA My father came to America from China in 1912, the 30th year…
Commentary Tue, 15 Aug 2017 20:35:01 -0400
WeBelong Photo Series {gallery}WeBelong{/gallery} by Tanya Mok (@loqtm) in Toronto, Ontario The Canadian immigrant experience is often dependent upon a number of different…]]> Arts & Culture Mon, 05 Jun 2017 11:12:14 -0400 These Young Entrepeneurs Define the Canadian Dream for many Immigrants Komal Minhas is the co-founder of widely viewed documentary Dream, Girl and the owner of her own media company, KoMedia.
In partnership with Apathy is Boring, New Canadian Media will be posting first-person accounts from the 150 Years Young Project,…
Arts & Culture Tue, 02 May 2017 16:59:50 -0400
Legacy of Chinese Exclusion Lives on in Today's Migrant Workers This memorial in Toronto is dedicated to the Chinese railroad workers who helped construct the Canadian Pacific railway.
Commentary by Justin Kong in Toronto On June 22, members of the Chinese-Canadian community and allies gathered at Toronto City…
History Mon, 11 Jul 2016 11:01:14 -0400
Defending Western Values in Brexit’s Wake Columnist Fred Maroun argues that the niqab and the burka should be banned in public places.
Commentary by Fred Maroun in Ottawa “Immigration played a role in the Brexit campaign”, reported The Wall Street Journal. Since…
Commentary Mon, 27 Jun 2016 11:55:39 -0400