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Citizenship is a privilege, not right

posted Dec 17, 2011, 4:35 PM by Milorad Borota   [ updated Dec 17, 2011, 5:28 PM ]
By Licia Corbella, Special to The Sun December 15, 2011

Every once in a while, you hear of a new rule or law and think to yourself, you mean that isn’t happening already? I call those “say what?” moments.

That’s the thought I had when federal Immigration Minister Jason Kenney announced Monday morning in Montreal that new Canadians will now have to show their faces when swearing the oath of citizenship.

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