Rewind | Mar 8, 2012 | 54:59

History of Women's Rights in Canada

Today on Rewind we celebrate International Women’s Day- March 8. We’ll give you a taste of the role of women in Canadian society as it was, and then later in the hour hear about the groundbreaking Royal Commission on the Status of Women from the late 1960s.

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