His party the western canada concept contested a by-election in alberta and the separatist candidate gordon kessler was elected there were, of course, problems the party tended to be run out of doug christie's briefcase. Nafta nafta the north america market is one of the richest in the world measured in terms of gdp, it is the equivalent of western europe but with a somewhat smaller population, gdp per capita in north america, canada, mexico and the us, is around 12 percent higher than in western europe. British columbia general election, 1986 vander zalm led the socreds to a fourth consecutive majority western canada concept: doug christie: 1 - - - 322 002.
The roots of muslim rage there is still an imposing western presence—cultural, economic, diplomatic—in muslim lands, some of which are western allies the concept of the enemies of. Self-posts to spur discussion or debate support grows for western canadian independence the election did make it clear that western canada has very different. British columbia general election, 1986 vander zalm led the socreds to a fourth consecutive majority government, western canada concept: doug christie. Western canada concept's wiki: the western canada concept was a western canadian political party founded in 1980 to promote the separation of the provinces of manitoba, saskatchewan, alberta and british columbia and the yukon and northwest territories from canada in order to create a n.
The two most important were the western canada concept party, begun in british columbia and headed by doug christie, a victoria lawyer and the western canada federation party, based in alberta and led by elmer knutson, an edmonton farm equipment millionaire. The great thing is that this has led to public discussion of free speech in the media, on the internet and even in parliament doug christie praised the court for. Of recent note new separatist organizations like the alberta independence party have sprung up, and older groups like doug christie's western canada concept are receiving more and more inquiries western canada's case is not the same as quebec. Western canada concept (wwwwestcanorg) founder and leader doug christie of victoria of comments, there are many people who would like to find a trick solution to the problems of being a western canadian they are dreaming.
Labels: doug christie, paul fromm, western block, western canada concept doug christie: the truth will out (prologue) we wrote earlier that we will not speak ill of the dead , but that doesn't mean we will be complacent when many in the media whitewash doug christie's history , portraying him as someone who selflessly fought for people's right. Christie's western canada concept is still a registered political party, although he won only 62 votes when he last ran as the wcc candidate for saanich south in the 1996 provincial election and its founder remains committed to his belief that the west should separate, arguing that every new party and attempt at political reform rises out of. Also, doug christie, a british columbia lawyer, had formed the western canada concept (wcc) in an effort to promote western separatism in october 1980, the trudeau government introduced the national energy program (nep) which was widely viewed as an attempt by the federal government to seize control over alberta's oil resources.
Day sr supported doug christie and was a member of the western canada concept number of constituents would reflect concern on that and would want the discussion. The western block party is a western separatist party the wbp is right-leaning, and similar in views to another organization, western canada concept both groups were founded by doug christie. Christie's western canada concept is still a registered political party, although he won only 62 votes when he last ran as the wcc candidate for saanich south in the 1996 provincial election.
In 1980 he founded the western canada concept, a party that campaigned for the secession from canada of its western provinces: manitoba, saskatchewan, alberta and british columbia. Sinclair became an activist for the cause of western separatism after attending a western canada concept rally led by the lawyer doug christie in 1980 posted in uncategorized mar 24.
Doug christie (lawyer): wikis douglas hewson christie, jr, known as doug christie, he was the founding leader of the national western canada concept, but was. Day, sr, supported doug christie and was a member of the western canada concept from 1978 to 1985, day (junior) was assistant pastor and school administrator at the bentley christian centre in bentley, alberta. The « western canada concept » has been here in one shape or form since about 1975 its founder and primary advocate, doug christie writes about its origins: the committee for western independence in early 1975 gained members from around the province of bc.