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Canada chooses first women for next $10 banknote

A portrait of Viola Desmond has been chosen to feature on the next circulating $10 Canadian banknote, expected in late 2018. It will be the first time a Canadian woman is featured on a regularly circulating Bank of Canada¬†banknote. An icon of the human rights and freedoms movement in Canada, Viola Desmond was selected from…