Today in History 2030 – July 11

1917  Conscription Act introduced. Duty to “King and country” does not move French Canadians.

1984  Canadian dollar at its lower level ever (US74.86 cents). Rekindles talk about Canada adopting the Greenback as currency.

1990 Police corporal killed during assault on native barricades at Oka, Quebec. The crisis gains worldwide attention from that point on.

2010  The Canadian dollar is worth US1.29 dollar. Rekindles talk about the United States invading Canada.

2030  Native barricades simultaneously spring up around the country, take police forces by surprise. Demands include equitable representation in the country’s parliaments. No guns involved, media-savvy PR teams embed international reporters at each major barricade.

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