Officially established in Canada in 1995, Black History Month provides an opportunity to
"...share and learn about the experiences, contributions, and achievements of peoples of African ancestry." - Historica Canada
The story of Viola Desmond, an entrepreneur who challenged segregation in Nova Scotia in the 1940s.
The Globe and Mail: "Who’s the woman on Canada’s new $10 bill? A Viola Desmond primer."
by Evan Annett, published Dec. 9, 2016.