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Viola Desmond Honoured With A Google Doodle

The Google Doodle today honours the birth of Viola Irene Desmond, a Canadian Black Nova Scotian businesswoman who challenged racial segregation at a cinema in New Glasgow, Nova Scotia, in 1946. She refused to leave a whites-only area of the

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Racial Injustice Trailblazer Viola Desmond Featured On New Vertical Banknote

On International Women’s Day, Canada unveiled its first-ever bank note bearing vertical images, honoring a woman who stood up against racism more than seven decades ago. The new $10 bill featuring Viola Desmond was presented today in Nova Scotia, the

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