On Sept. 26, I celebrated the 60th anniversary of my family’s arrival to Canada. My mom and dad and six kids (15 years to nine months) left Rotterdam and came to Pier 21 in Halifax in search of a better life. This got me thinking about my former conservative parliamentary colleagues Kellie Leitch and Tony Clement, and about their recent comments stating that new immigrants should be screened to adhere to “Canadian values." But let’s look back at
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