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Taverner Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed May-25-11 09:36 AM
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8. Wait - wha? All 11K of them were seditious?
And part of the problem getting them to sign the treaty of loyalty to the crown was that (a) they could not read and (b) they did not speak English

It would be like going to Baja California, and telling the farmers that they were now Americans, and that they had to sign oaths of loyalty, and do this all in English without an interpreter.
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  -The Acadians Deportation Taverner  May-24-11 06:35 PM   #0 
  - Yes, they did, and that drove the Acadians out, some of whom landed in  LiberalLoner   May-24-11 06:36 PM   #1 
  - I do not want to live in a world without Gumbo  Taverner   May-24-11 07:06 PM   #2 
     - Don't say that word. If you say it, I have to make it, and it's too damn hot. NT  juajen   May-24-11 07:17 PM   #3 
     - No you only have to make it if someone says it three times fast. It's like  LiberalLoner   May-24-11 07:20 PM   #4 
     - gumbo isn't acadian  canucksawbones   May-24-11 07:42 PM   #5 
        - Understood. Can I have some? (Gumbo)  Taverner   May-24-11 07:57 PM   #6 
  - I disagree that it was ethnic cleansing.  provis99   May-24-11 08:33 PM   #7 
     - Wait - wha? All 11K of them were seditious?  Taverner   May-25-11 09:36 AM   #8 

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