A senior Toronto Star journalist actually wrote a column demanding an immigration freeze.
I had to read it three times, and then, pinch myself.
For a long time, I have been looking for a compelling case for continuing to accept immigrants into this country, but with all the new realities brought on by globalization, outsourcing and high unemployment; the old boiler-plate positive gains immigrants traditionally brought to this country are no longer offset but the cost of their assimilation. Canada now is a very diverse place, and quite frankly, we need to tend and nurture our own garden.
And if we don’t, we are in real danger of ending with with Swedish Nights.