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Black Rights Activist Viola Desmond to Become First Woman On Canadian $10 Bill

Black Rights Activist Viola Desmond to Become First Woman On Canadian $10 Bill

Canadian black rights activist, Viola Desmond, once said, "Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that... Read More »

This Is How Fast Canada Women's Soccer Team Made Olympic History

This Is How Fast Canada Women's Soccer Team Made Olympic History

Within 20 seconds of the match in Rio, Janine Beckie scored the first goal for Canada — the fastest in Olympic men's and women's soccer history. The... Read More »

Canada Isn't the Only Country Putting More Women in Government

Canada Isn't the Only Country Putting More Women in Government

Canada's new Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is being praised for appointing women to 50 percent of his Cabinet positions in a historic first for the co... Read More »

Canada's New Feminist Prime Minister Is Shaking Things Up in the Best Way Possible

Canada's New Feminist Prime Minister Is Shaking Things Up in the Best Way Possible

Newly-appointed Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, a self-proclaimed feminist, made great strides for gender equality Wednesday. Trudeau, 43, ap... Read More »