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SESQUICENTENNIAL CELEBRATIONS : True patriot love in all thy senators command?

Jul 04, 2015 - The Globe and Mail (Canada)

They say they are looking for "signature initiatives" for 2017 - but are not yet open to suggestions.

The Government of Canada has promised more than $200-million for the 150th birthday party.

Only 18 months to 2017 and less than two years until the July 1 sesquicentennial - and still nothing to announce.

They could go small - perhaps finding a word we can pronounce for the 150th anniversary - or they could go really, really big: We humbly suggest that the Government of Canada ...