Dominion Day

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Synonyms for Dominion Day

a legal holiday in Canada commemorating receiving Dominion status in 1867

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And so it appears that the planners of the Canada Day festivities on Parliament Hill (and by extension the Canadian state) purposed on valorizing a mainstream "White" Canadian culture.
This eve of Canada Day celebration honours Indigenous nations who have dwelt continuously on this land for millennia," said Cathedral Dean Shane Parker, in his opening remarks to an interfaith celebration titled A Prayer for Canada 150+.
In 1982 a bill was passed to change the name of Dominion Day to Canada Day .
RCMP were dispatched to reports of shots fired in the area of 46 Avenue and 48 Street, shortly after the town's Canada Day fireworks celebration ended.
RED DEER -- Across Canada, Filipino Canadians and immigrants joined celebrations of Canada Day, July 1, with barbecues, parade contingents and, in this city, even a 'jeepney.
What started as a small, one-night-only event in 1979 has grown into a week-long festival, complete with a Canada Day parade and free performances around the city.
George Legion has 160 members and participates in several community events such as Canada Day, Remembrance Day, and Applefest.
If the Philippines wan to be more globally competitive, especially with the impending Asean integration, then it must move quickly to institute economic reforms in the Constitution," Reeder said during a press interview recently to launch Canada Day Fair held at the Ayala Activity Center, an activity which was meant to enhance trade and investment links between the two countries.
htm) Canada Day Weather Advisory: Warm and Humid, Expect Thunderstorms
couple accused of trying to detonate pressure cooker bombs during Canada Day celebrations in Victoria have been described by a friend as "former street punks" who found Islam, but then exhibited increasingly odd religious behavior before they were kicked out of a Surrey mosque.
legislature on Canada Day, which falls on the same day, July 1.
Just in time to celebrate Canada Day, Leading Lady customers can enjoy 15% off when they purchase two or more regular priced bras, including free shipping to anywhere in Canada July 1st through July 10th.
He's sold more than a million albums, won armfuls of awards and sung in front of the Queen and 150,000 fans in Ottawa on Canada Day in 2010.
Joining the costumes are community-created designs, which NBC has timed to celebrations like Pride Toronto and Canada Day.
NATIONAL FLAG OF CANADA DAY 1882: The first shipment of frozen meat left New Zealand for England.
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