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Alberta Separation: Immigration Rules and Pipeline Woes

alberta separation: Many people like myself, who are Albertans and proud to be Canadians, we're tired of being pushed out of this country, said Strathmore-Brooks MLA Derek Fildebrandt, according to CTV. I believe it's better to die on your feet than live on your knees, but right now we are living on our knees. From Albertans expressing their anger over pipeline woes, to concerns over immigration rules, many people are frustrated. Online, Alberta separation is a hotly contested topic but whether or not the self-imposed exile is feasible is another conversation. I actually think this could get a lot worse before it gets better. It would be very time consuming and very messy, said political scientist Duane Bratt. ( As reported in the news.