Womens Suffrage

102-Year-Old Born Before Women Could Vote Casts Ballot For Clinton

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 11.02.2016 | Canada Politics

She's an honorary delegate for Arizona.

Alberta Celebrates 100th Anniversary Of Women's Right To Vote

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.21.2016 | Canada Alberta

Women were granted the right to vote in 1916.

100 Years Ago, Women In Canada First Won Right To Vote

CP | Jennifer Ditchburn, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.24.2016 | Canada

"Man's place is on the farm."

The Day (Some) Women Achieved Equality in Canada

Rachel Décoste | Posted 12.18.2012 | Canada
Rachel Décoste

Today, we celebrate the 1929 Persons Case on the anniversary of a ground-breaking case which the Supreme Court of Canada declared women to be "persons" under the law. Well, not all women. October 18 is now celebrated as Persons Day, but it was a milestone victory that did not extend to all. It is also worth giving credence to the struggles that continued for 40 long years after this 1929 monochromatic victory.