Foliage Flub: Canada’s New Bank Notes Show the ‘Wrong’ Maple Leaf
The maple leaf stands front-and-center on the Canadian flag, in the name of its most valuable hockey ... On the other hand, the Bank of Canada claims that there is no error. “We created an image for the bank note that represents a stylized Canadian ...
C.P. Champion: Canada’s red maple leaf flag is a product of our imperial history
There was much Imperial Ontario condescension about ... in British soil. This is why the maple leaf flag is both Canadian and British.
Admit it, Canada, you're obsessed with the maple leaf
There ... a maple leaf, with a maple leaf; while outside, a be-leafed Air Canada plane bearing be-leafed airborne Canadians drifted leaf-like on to the runway. My partner, a Norwegian, was incredulous. In pride-averse Norway, she explained, the flag ...
For Canada, it’s Maple Leaf Forever
That is particularly true when it comes to the country’s most potent national symbol: the maple leaf. One in five of those surveyed said they would consider getting a tattoo of a Canadian ... why 74 per cent of those surveyed agreed that displaying the ...
It’s incredible that it’s already been nearly a half-century that the cartoonish Maple Leaf flag has flown over our ... from public life and invent a new Canadian identity. There were various reasons why they did this. One was the rise of Quebec ...