Tag: Independence Day July 4

dinner held by friends on my first July 4th as an American Citizen, The Pines, Fire Island (2002) It was June 14th, 1994 when I drove up to the border crossing between Canada and the United States in the Thousand Island.  Papers in hand, I embarked on a new journey -- my American journey.  Leaving a solid career in politics, public affairs and lobbying, I crossed the border, green card in... Read More
Canada Day is July 1st; United States Independence Day is July 4th.  To celebrate both birthdays I'm taking a step away from the usual business and communications issues for some fun facts and stories about Canada and the United States – assembled here by someone who has lived 30 years in Canada and 20 years in the United States. There is more texture and context to our two nations’... Read More