Today Rosie the Riveter is a white feminist symbol, but Japanese-British-Canadian artist Tim Okamura has reimagined her as a black woman wearing an African head wrap. Tico Armand served as a model for the shoot.
Viola Davis Desmond was an Black Nova Scotian who was granted a posthumous pardon, the first to be granted in Canada. The gov't of Nova Scotia also apologized for convicting her for tax evasion, when, in fact, she was resisting a "whites only
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