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From Borden to Pearson to Trudeau: How Canada Day has defined a nation -

"One-hundred and fifty years since Confederation," Justin Trudeau observed, looking out at the thousands on Parliament Hill who had made it through the security and rain. "A nice, round number that's as good a reason to celebrate as any." No one gets ...and more »

Canada 150: Highlights from across the country - CTV News

As thousands of partygoers congregated on Ottawa's Parliament Hill to watch Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Prince Charles and his wife Camilla celebrate Canada's 150th birthday at the nation's biggest bash, Canadians from across the country found other ...and more »

The splendor and the slop of Canada Day -

People cheer during the Canada Day noon hour show on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Saturday, July 1, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang. Above them, as soaring tributes to the nation's successes—and salves to the shame of its treatment of its ...and more »

'This is Canada. This is home' - Toronto Star

Tens of thousands of people brave downpours and massive security lines to celebrate Canada's 150th birthday on Parliament Hill. Info. Shopping. Tap to unmute. If playback doesn't begin shortly, try restarting your device. More videos. Your browser does ...and more »

Canada 150 bash at Parliament Hill draws early crowd of revellers -

People take in the Canada 150 celebrations on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Saturday, July 1, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/ Justin Tang. OTTAWA – Kids splashed in boggy mud puddles and brandished sodden paper Maple Leaf flags Saturday as a waterlogged ...and more »

Respect Indigenous Peoples who don't want to celebrate Canada 150, Trudeau urges -

An indigenous demonstration teepee was moved onto Parliament Hill Thursday evening after a man was arrested for assaulting at least one of the activists. The Bawaating Water Protectors from Sault Ste. Marie, Ont., arrived Wednesday night on Parliament ...and more »

Teepee erected on Parliament Hill highlights pain of Canada 150, activists say - Toronto Star

Indigenous group had confrontation with police last night when members went to put up teepee at heart of the government's Canada 150 party. By Alex Ballingall Ottawa Bureau. Thu., June 29, 2017. OTTAWA—First they grabbed the spotlight and now they're ...and more »

As US pulls back from world, Canada steps up to fill the gap - Christian Science Monitor

Almost since its founding 150 years ago, Canada has built a reputation for forging consensus, particularly on the international stage. And as Washington withdraws from the global community, Justin Trudeau is doubling down on Canada's values. Canadian ...and more »

How things feel around that teepee on Parliament Hill -

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau leaves a teepee on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Friday, June 30, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick. Look south from the white teepee that First Nations activists have erected on Parliament Hill's lawn, and the view ...and more »

Indigenous discontent gives 150th anniversary a defining theme - Toronto Star

Justin Trudeau boasted that Canadians have “a subtle, quiet pride in knowing we are blessed to be citizens of the best country in the world!” By their dissent leading up to Canada Day and in the “reoccupation” protest on Parliament Hill in advance of ...and more »