What does it mean to be a citizen?
A few weeks ago, I attended my Canadian citizenship ceremony. Applying for citizenship, learning the history and attending the ceremony, it was all a truly fascinating experience from so many different perspectives. This blog seems particularly relevant at a time when Trump is proclaiming that birthright citizenship should be abolished in the USA. So, what does it mean to be a citizen? If you live in a country that is relatively safe, wealthy and democratic, you probably don'