Gay activist Jim Egan challenged a culture of homophobia starting in the late 1940s, when it was dangerous to speak out.
#DYK Brits use the /ah/ sound of palm in the word avocado, while Americans use the /æ/ sound of trap in avocado? Ho… https://t.co/MHJjcTioqc
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NEW update from the @CdnEncyclopedia on @ryder_hesjedal. The Victoria-born cyclist was the first Canadian to win a… https://t.co/V4YdvCvvyk
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Gilles Duceppe became the first MP elected under the Block Québécois banner in a by-election.