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Civil-rights pioneer Viola Desmond chosen as Canada’s ‘Bank Note-able’ woman

By Dave Korzinski, Research Associate December 8, 2016 – After receiving hundreds of nominations, narrowing down an initial list of 461 to a long-list of 12, and then to a short-list of five, the Bank of Canada has chosen Viola Desmond

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What do we really think about female politicians?

By Shachi Kurl, Executive Director July 27, 2016 – As Hillary Clinton takes her official place as the first female presidential nominee in U.S. history, the glass ceiling she put “18 million cracks” into during her 2008 bid for the Democratic nomination

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Canadians say it’s easier for men to get elected, but see both sexes as equally good leaders

More people think Hillary Clinton’s gender has helped her career than hurt it July 25, 2016 – As Hillary Clinton makes history this week by becoming the first woman to receive a major party’s nomination for U.S. president, a new

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