The new bill was unveiled this week, featuring civil rights pioneer Viola Desmond.
The bank note, released on International Women's Day, is the first in Canada to feature a vertical design.
It includes a portrait of Desmond, who is the first black person and the first non-royal woman, on a regularly circulating Canadian bank note.
In 1946, Desmond refused to leave the whites-only section of a Nova Scotia movie theatre.
There is also an eagle feather that is the First Nations symbol of truth, power and freedom. "One woman's actions can really make a difference".
"I say thank you, thank you, thank you", said Robson.
HRM also named a harbour ferry in honour of Desmond, unveiling back in June 2016. Desmond, a beautician and entrepreneur, selling her own line of cosmetics, heading to Sydney, Nova Scotia when her auto broke down.
More than 70 years later, Desmond's act of defiance has been cemented into Canadian civil rights history. "She's just one of many of us who have suffered".
After being forced to travel to Montreal, Atlantic City and NY for training, she returned to Halifax and opened a beauty school aimed at offering black people a local option for training. Left in new Glasgow for the night, she made a decision to watch a movie in the cinema Roseland Theatre.
Because she could not see well from the balcony where black patrons were relegated to sit, she sat on the floor level reserved for whites. This happened nine years before Rosa Parks refused to sit in the back of a bus in Montgomery, Alabama.
She was dragged out of the theatre by police, arrested, thrown in jail for 12 hours and fined. "There was no movement behind her, she was ahead of the times".
"Thank you, thank you, thank you for that", she said on Thursday.
Richard Spencer coined the term "alt-right, ' and popularized the idea of a future state exclusively for white people". Spencer said he changed his speech before of the violence outside, which he laid squarely on the Antifa protesters .
Prosecutors and McFarland's lawyers agreed that a sentence of 97 to 120 months would be appropriate under his plea deal . In the meantime, he also reportedly faces lawsuits from attendees and investors of the festival.
Team Sky and Bradley Wiggins have both strongly denied that any drugs were used, or any TUEs granted, without a medical need. But Froome, one of a handful of riders to remain with Sky since its inception in 2010, says he has witnessed no wrongdoing.
Jennifer Garner rose to fame in the American TV series Alias back in 2002 and still continues to wow us on the red carpet today. The star has taken to Instagram to give her take on the episode and to try to offer an explanation of what she was thinking .
Her Oscar was awarded for playing an angry and bitter mother who is seeking vengeance after her daughter is raped and murdered. Once the women who had been nominated for awards at the event were on their feet, McDormand addressed the rest of the room.
It is clearly anxious about its market sway, and formalizing its partnership with non-OPEC allies would give it broader influence. But despite dinner invitations and behind-closed-doors conversations, shale continues to increase output and grab market share.
Trump's proposal has raised alarm about a potential trade war that could negatively impact American industry and jobs. China, contrary to media reports, sends more than two per cent of the steel to the United States , he said.
The NPP, which won 19 assembly seats in the just ended polls, is the second largest party after the Congress which won 21 seats. He added that the coalition was "expected", and that the BJP was "very happy with the outcome".
Nixon, an education activist, is a de Blasio ally and would be seen as testing Cuomo from the political left. Nixon's name recognition and celebrity status could mean she has a real shot at unseating the incumbent.
Michael Pollanen, Chief Forensic Pathologist for the Province of Ontario, said the causes of death are pending further studies. As the Toronto Sun first reported, McArthur allegedly had a penchant for keeping twisted trophies of his alleged conquests.
Daylight saving time starts this weekend
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Texans Won't Pursue Free Agents Who Knelt During Anthem
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Walmart is launching its own line of meal kits
In fact, these programs require the subscription, because frequent purchases are required for supplying the necessary items. Walmart's grocery business faced stepped-up competition when Amazon acquired Whole Foods past year for almost $14 billion.
Cedi Osman headed to the bench as the Cavs host the Pistons
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Google launches Google Lens for all the android users
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Mark Cuban Investigated for Alleged Sexual Assault in 2011
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Robert Kuok stays 96th richest man in the world
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Pubs can stay open later during royal wedding
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