Confederation was risky as it had small colonies joining with the very much larger province of Canada (today's Ontario and Quebec). History has shown those concerns to be valid as today Canada is moving from a Confederation in which each Nation is equal to a Federation dominated by the most populous provinces.
They thought the bna would just eat away at them and that the bna wants to enjoy fat salaries
Many in Newfoundland didn't want to join the confederation because they felt they had more independence by being part of the British Colonies. On the other hand, the British government was going to cut off financial help, and Canada was willing to pay the bills, so some thought joining the confederation was a good idea.
Spain joining Canadian Confederation? What planet are you on?
A pro for Canada East joining confederation in 1867 was that their distinct culture would be recognized.
It was a Ben Franklin generated political cartoon. It was basically a snake divided into 13 sections representing the 13 American colonies. The join or die referred to all the colonies joining together to create a confederation. The confederation colonies would be stronger economically and militarily than any colony standing alone.
British Columbia wanted a wagon route to the head of Lake Superior (in essence, a transport link to the rest of Canada) as a condition of confederation. The condition was agreed and improved: a railroad would be built instead.
a joining of several groups for a common purpose
because they sucked
The faith of hope giving and respect of forgiveness and unfaithfulness of living or being killed under your non noing safety of your friends family and loved ones....
The Northwest Territories joined Confederation because they felt like joining.
The outcome of Prince Edward Island's joining of the Canadian Confederation was that its major financial issues were solved. They also began to receive government services from Canada.
Manitoba was Canada's fifth official province, joining Confederation on July 15th, 1870.
Figures from the Confederation League were essential for the movement of British Colombia joining the Canadian Confederation. These figures include Amor de Cosmos, John Robson, and Robert Beaven. British Columbia joined the Confederation on July 20, 1871. It was the sixth province to do so.
Because they are good by themselves
cuz they r dump
cats and dogs liked it
because of money
the cons about confederation is that the people that live in the dominion of Canada get angry that they don't get paid much
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