Canadians celebrate Canadas 138th birthday


Prime Minister Paul Martin called on Canadians to "reflect on the values we hold dear" as thousands of Canadians converged on Parliament Hill to celebrate the nations 138th birthday.

"Canada is a success story and we take immense pride in that," Martin said in a statement.

"A country bound together by values of family, community, respect for one another, and a commitment to equal of opportunities.