White man's war
-aboriginal and african-canadians weren't allowed to serve in the king's army until 1945.
-reason was "because they may be mistreated in war camps"
War measures act
-Germans and Austrians went to jail, and property was taken until end of war
-Immigrants from enemy countries had to register with police
-Law was made where you had to join the army
-didn't take first born son, etc at first, but this was disregarded later on
-people didn't want to fight britan's war
Both of these were factors contributing to WWI
-believing one's country is superior
-development of industries on a wide scale