By Janet Ajzenstat
Ajzenstat contends that the debt to Locke is most obvious within the debates at the making of Canada's Parliament: although the anti-confederates maintained that the prevailing provincial parliaments provided more desirable security for person rights, the confederates insisted that the union's basic legislature, the Parliament of Canada, may end up equivalent to the duty and that the promise of "life and liberty" might deliver the scattered populations of British North the USA jointly as a loose nation.
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