BEST AZW "☆ First Nations? Second Thoughts" || READ (PDF) ☆ #2020


  • Title: First Nations? Second Thoughts
  • Author: Tom Flanagan
  • ISBN: 9780773520707
  • Page: 109
  • Format: Paperback

  • First Nations? Second Thoughts By Tom Flanagan Over the last thirty years Canadian policy on Aboriginal issues has come to be dominated by an ideology that sees Aboriginal peoples as nations entitled to specific rights Indians and Inuit now enjoy a cornucopia of legal privileges, including rights to self government beyond federal and provincial jurisdiction, immunity from taxation, court decisions reopening treaty iOver the last thirty years Canadian policy on Aboriginal issues has come to be dominated by an ideology that sees Aboriginal peoples as nations entitled to specific rights Indians and Inuit now enjoy a cornucopia of legal privileges, including rights to self government beyond federal and provincial jurisdiction, immunity from taxation, court decisions reopening treaty issues settled long ago, the right to hunt and fish without legal limits, and free housing, education, and medical care as well as other economic benefits Underpinning these privileges is what Flanagan describes as Aboriginal orthodoxy a set of beliefs that hold that prior residence in North America is an entitlement to special treatment that Aboriginal peoples are part of sovereign nations endowed with an inherent right to self government that Aboriginals must have collective rather than individual property rights that all treaties must be renegotiated on a nation to nation basis and that Native people should be encouraged to build prosperous Aboriginal economies through money, land, and natural resources transferred from other Canadians In First Nations Second Thoughts Flanagan combines conceptual analysis with historical and empirical information to show that the Aboriginal orthodoxy is both unworkable and ultimately destructive to the people it is supposed to help.
    Tom Flanagan
    Thomas Eugene Tom Flanagan, CM FRSC, is an American born author, conservative political activist, and former political science professor at the University of Calgary.

    First Nations? Second Thoughts By Tom Flanagan

    Commentaires:

    Jessica
    Stunningly ignorant and biased analysis, although actually worth reading for two reasons 1 there are some random moments of rational, objective thought which are well needed on this topic, that most scholars would typically shy away from due to their controversial nature and2 to understand the depth of the absurdity of the stance taken by the Federal government on Indian issues, as well as most provincial governments It is helpful to know just what has been whispered in Stephen Harper s ear by F [...]

    Lyf
    From another members review as I couldn t have said it better Stunningly ignorant and biased analysis, although actually worth reading for two reasons 1 there are some random moments of rational, objective thought which are well needed on this topic, that most scholars would typically shy away from due to their controversial nature and2 to understand the depth of the absurdity of the stance taken by the Federal government on Indian issues, as well as most provincial governments It is helpful to [...]

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