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David Johnston

For the first time in the 21st century, Canada would have a male Governor General. In fact, when David Johnston took over from Michaelle Jean in 2010, he was the first male Governor General in 11 years. As well, in a marked change from the 20th...

Michaelle Jean

For the first time in Canadian history, a female Governor General would be replaced, not by a male Governor General, but another female Governor General. Such was the case in 2005 when Michaelle Jean replaced Adrienne Clarkson, but we are getting...

Victor Cavendish

(c) University of Leeds Art Collection and Gallery; Supplied by The Public Catalogue Foundation The world was at war, and Canada was heading towards one of the most divisive and troubled times in its history. It was in that situation that Canada...

Notable Canadian Refugees

Notable Canadian Refugees

Support the podcast and page for as little as $1 a month:  the Canadian history chat on Discord:  on iTunes to the podcast (many bonus features) right here Canada is a multicultural nation and has often welcomed others with open arms. While there...

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