Canadian Collective Consciousness Analysis

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To what extent is the Canadian Collective Consciousness different than that of the American Collective Consciousness?

Canadians and Americans share a very similars set of beliefs and values, however their are key differences which separate the “American Dream” from the “Canadian Dream”. These key differences often revolve around the importance of human life; to Americans life is important, however if someone else 's life gets in their way it is no longer of value. This is evident due to the large amount of support that Donald Trump, hopeful Republican Leader, has been getting from American all across the United States of America. Donald Trump is currently sitting in a comfortable, ninety-three delegate, lead over the rest of the Republican
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Now Canada has embraced the fact that no one group rule over the other, however the United State still has, even though they say they do not, a two tier social system. This social revolves around wealth and that is one of the reason Donald Trump is doing so well in the preliminary elections. It also provokes many rich, white Americans who seem to think that the world revolves around them, and it is those people who are supporting Donald Trump since they believe that he gains power they be able to take their place atop of the American Empire. This would signal the end of democracy in the United States, which the Third United States President and Founder, Thomas Jefferson, so long ago predicted. “The end of democracy and the defeat of the American Revolution will occur when government fall into the hands of lending institutions and moneyed incorporations” This quote from Thomas Jefferson is starting seem like a prophecy that is slowly starting to come true. The more modernized the United States become the more economically consumed and self centred the people in power become. If Donald Trump win he would become the first Tycoon to govern the United States. This would be since it would most likely signal the end of democracy since Tycoons are in support of a free market economy in which their are no restriction place upon them and their companions. Also note worthy is Donald Trimp is in favour of torture and is willing to go to extreme lengths to get we wants. In his own words, “ I think we 've become very weak and ineffective…..ISIS must think we are a little bit on the weak side." What Donald Trump is saying is that if ISIS does not play by the rules why should we, waterboarding (torture) will allow for us show that we are willing to whatever is necessary

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