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You Can Take A Citizenship Challenge Quiz Online But Most Canadians Don't Pass

Narcity covers the Citizenship Challenge.

Mar 27, 2020

Citizenship Challenge

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Educating Canadians On Residential Schools Is Historica Canada's Next Big Project

Huffington Post covers Historica Canada's new Residential Schools Awareness Campaign.

Mar 10, 2020

Jun 27, 2018

True or false: Zamboni racing was included in the 1988 Calgary Olympics? And other crazy Canadian facts

The Vancouver Sun covers Historica Canada's Canada Day poll.

The organization behind the country’s Heritage Minutes compiled a list of 30 statements framed as bits of Canadian trivia and asked respondents to say whether the statements were true or false. Read the full story here.

Jun 25, 2018

Winners of National Indigenous Arts & Stories Contest announced

Windspeaker News covers the Indigenous Arts & Stories contest.

Historica Canada’s annual Indigenous Arts & Stories contest has revealed this year’s winners. Read the full story here.

Jun 21, 2018

London youth takes top prize in Indigenous arts contest

The London Free Press covers Indigenous Arts and Stories winner, Tehatsistahawi Kennedy.

An Indigenous London youth has taken one of the top honours in an arts and stories contest run by Historica Canada, the national organization that promotes understanding of the country's past. Read the full story here.

Jun 14, 2018

New Heritage Minute spotlights gay activist Jim Egan

CHCH News covers the new Heritage Minute on Jim Egan.

Historica Canada has released a new Heritage Minute, its first featuring a member of the LGBTQ community. Read the full story here.

Jun 14, 2018

Why Stephen Dunn wanted to direct the first LGBTQ Heritage Minute

CBC Radio covers the new Heritage Minute on Jim Egan.

A brand new Heritage Minute is being celebrated for depicting one part of the LGBTQ community's struggle in Canada. Read the full story here.

Jun 13, 2018

Honour to make Canada's first queer Heritage Minute, St. John's director says

CBC News interviews ​director Stephen Dunn about the new Heritage Minute on Jim Egan.

Director Stephen Dunn says making the first Heritage Minute about Canada's LGBTQ community reminded him of the countless other queer stories which have gone mostly untold over the years. Read the full story here.

Jun 13, 2018

Gay Rights Activist And Former Valley Politician Honoured In Heritage Minute

My Comox Valley features Historica Canada's Heritage Minute on Jim Egan.

Egan and his partner, Jack Nesbit, are the subjects of a new Heritage Minute released by Historica Canada, with the piece focusing on Egan’s activism for gay rights. Read the full story here.

Jun 13, 2018

New Heritage Minute celebrates pioneering Canadian gay activist

Daily Hive covers the new Heritage Minute on Jim Egan.

In honour of Pride Month, a new Heritage Minute has been released celebrating Toronto gay activist Jim Egan. Read the full story here.

Jun 13, 2018

Canada Is Honouring This LGBTQ Rights Pioneer in an Important Video

Global Citizen covers the new Heritage Minute on Jim Egan.

A new Heritage Minute that depicts the life of LGBTQ2 activist Jim Egan and his fight for spousal rights was unveiled Tuesday night at the Glad Day Bookshop in Toronto. Read the full story here.

Jun 13, 2018

‘I Am a Homosexual’: Gay rights pioneer James Egan celebrated in first LGBTQ2 Heritage Minute

The Toronto Star covers the new Heritage Minute on Jim Egan.

Before Canada’s first Pride parade, before same-sex marriage was legal, before police stopped arresting people simply for being gay — before all of that, there was a wiry, young man from Toronto smashing the keys of an old Underwood typewriter, staging a one-person epistolary battle for gay rights. Read the full story here.

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