Andrew Coyne: Increased immigration is good for Canada — and the reasons aren’t only economic

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Increased immigration is good for Canada – and the reasons aren’t only economic

More than a century after Sir Wilfrid Laurier grandly declared the twentieth century would be “the century of Canada,” Canadians may at last be ready to take him up on it. Laurier’s boast, it is not often recalled, was not some random fancy. It was based on a very particular factor: immigration. “For the next 75…