Canada in the twenty-first century is a dynamic, prosperous, and desirable place to call home. Nevertheless, Canadians cannot avoid the unsettling question of whether it will all endure. We face big challenges, including: The Political Challenge: Can Canada maintain unity in the face of sovereignty forces in Quebec and regional grievances elsewhere? The Economic Challenge: Does globalization hurt or help Canada? The Social Challenge: How does a multicultural Canada unite? The Cultural Challenge: How does the Canadian voice get heard in the Internet age?