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Tsilhqot’in chief featured in Historica Canada series Voices From Here

Williams Lake Tribune speaks with Russell Myers Ross, featured in Historica Canada's new video series Voices from Here.

Jun 30, 2020

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Can you identify these famous Canadians of colour?

Castanet News covers Historica Canada's Canada Day poll and quizzed people on the streets of Vernon.

Jun 27, 2020

Jun 13, 2018

Former Comox-Strathcona politician, gay rights activist featured in new Heritage Minute

The Campbell River Mirror covers the new Heritage Minute on Jim Egan.

A pioneer in gay rights activism who called the Comox Valley home in his later years is the star of Historica Canada’s most recent Heritage Minute. Read the full story here.

Jun 13, 2018

Canada's first LGBTQ-themed Heritage Minute

Country 105 covers the new Heritage Minute on Jim Egan.

Historica Canada has released the first LGBTQ-themed Heritage Minute for Pride Month. Read the full story here.

Jun 13, 2018

Pioneering gay activist Jim Egan honoured in Toronto

Radio Canada International covers the new Heritage Minute on Jim Egan.

A man who helped change the life of tens of thousands of Canadians is being honoured Wednesday night in Toronto when Historica Canada releases a one-minute video to be shown online to celebrate the life of Jim Egan. Read the full story here.

Jun 13, 2018

A Minute Spent Honouring LGBTQ Heroes Now Will Help Save The Future

Huffpost features the new Heritage Minute on Jim Egan.

I'm sure you've seen them: Heritage Minutes — those dramatized, 60-second TV spots and cinema shorts that celebrate iconic events, stories and people from Canadian history? Read the full story here.

Jun 13, 2018

A Lifetime of Gay-Rights Activism in Sixty Seconds

The Walrus features Historica Canada's Heritage Minute on Jim Egan.

The first LGBTQ2 Heritage Minute profiles Jim Egan and his long fight for equal rights. Read the full story here.

Jun 13, 2018

VIDEO: B.C. gay rights activist featured in latest Heritage Minute

Kelowna Capital News covers the new Heritage Minute on Jim Egan.

A pioneer in gay rights activism who called Vancouver Island home in his later years is the star of Historica Canada’s most recent Heritage Minute. Read the full story here.

Jun 13, 2018

Behind the scenes: New Heritage Minute puts spotlight on LGBTQ activist Jim Egan

University of Toronto News covers the new Heritage Minute on Jim Egan.

The latest Heritage Minute, which premieres today, puts a spotlight on one of those activists – James “Jim” Egan. It will be the first Heritage Minute to address LGBTQ issues. 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.

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