Toronto poet reflects on new Viola Desmond $10 bill

Metro Morning

It was 72 years ago this month that Viola Desmond walked into the Roseland Theatre in New Glasgow, Nova Scotia, and refused to leave the whites-only section on the main level. Today, a ten-dollar bill featuring Viola Desmond will be launched into circulation. We hear more about her story and what it means to see her face on this bill.

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