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Bring on the Queen for Throne Speech

During Her Majesty's silver jubilee of 1977, Queen Elizabeth II opened her Canadian Parliament giving the Speech from the Canadian Throne. This most important constitutional act brings together the very three things that form Canada's constitutional monarchy: our sovereign the Queen, Parliamentarians, and the Queen's Canadian subjects, which is what the Fathers of Confederation wanted for the Dominion of Canada. How fitting it would be for the Queen of Canada, Elizabeth II who is the constitutional Head of State, to perform this constitutional act again, in October for her golden jubilee year 2002. God bless our constitutional monarchy and God save our gracious and noble Queen!

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Bring on the Queen for Throne Speech

During Her Majesty's silver jubilee of 1977, Queen Elizabeth II opened her Canadian Parliament giving the Speech from the Canadian Throne. This most important constitutional act brings together the very three things that form Canada's constitutional monarchy: our sovereign the Queen, Parliamentarians, and the Queen's Canadian subjects, which is what the Fathers of Confederation wanted for the Dominion of Canada. How fitting it would be for the Queen of Canada, Elizabeth II who is the constitutional Head of State, to perform this constitutional act again, in October for her golden jubilee year 2002. God bless our constitutional monarchy and God save our gracious and noble Queen!

  
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Wednesday, December 31, 1969
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World Press Photo 15 exhibit premiere at the Canadian War Museum, July 22 July 24, 2015

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A woman takes in the third prize for contemporary issues single photos by Italian photographer Fulvio Bugani. His series is called 'Waria: Being a Different Muslim.'
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Cees Cole, Netherlands ambassador to Canada.
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Mark O’Neill, president and CEO at the Canadian War and History museums.
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World Press Photo representative Noortje Gorter.
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Photographer Chris Roussakis, Hill Times reporter Rachel Aiello, photographer Cynthia Münster and Hill Times online editor Bea Vongdouangchanh.
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The music from these two string musicians flowed through the gallery all evening.
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Jeanine DeVos taking in the exhibit.
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Mark O’Neill, president and CEO at the Canadian War and History museums, with Silvie Morel.
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Cynthia and Yves Bled.

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