Equality and Justice - for Some
The Dominion Elections Act recognizes that every eligible Canadian
over 21 - male or female can vote in federal elections.
Unfortunately, this does not include Aboriginal peoples, Inuit or anyone
barred from a provincial voters' list including Asians and Hindus.
It seems that in 1920, human rights are afforded only to Caucasian humans.
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The Dominion Elections Act, S.C. 1920, c. 46