Historica Canada: Heritage Minutes: Viola Desmond
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.
Black History-Government of Canada
Click here to learn about Viola Desmond
and other noteworthy Black Canadians
"Proud of Our History"
Source: Government of Canada
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