The game is six degrees of Canadian history. Take two seemingly unrelated pieces of Canadian culture and connect the dots through various people, places and events to discover how they’re distantly — or maybe not-so-distantly — related. Along the way, we visit the quizzical and curious, the tragic and comic, and everything in between.
Women’s suffrage (or franchise) is the right of women to vote in political elections; campaigns for this right generally included demand for the right to run for public office. The women’s suffrage movement was a decades-long struggle intended to address fundamental issues of equity and justice and to improve the lives of Canadians.
Femmes célibataires dont le roi favorise la migration en Nouvelle-France entre 1663 et 1673. Comme les intérêts privés favorisent la migration d'engagés mâles, le gouvernement français et les communautés religieuses tentent de corriger la disproportion entre les sexes dans les colonies.