Prairie Women

Prairie Women

Modern women all across the nation are standing on the shoulders of those who came together and created much of what we, (sometimes), take for granted. Refresh your memory and enjoy the music of Connie Kaldor. Enjoy this DailyFind, love from CW!

This film illustrates the struggles of Canadian prairies women to achieve a more just and humane society within the farm movement and at large. During the early 1900s, women on the prairies looked for ways to overcome their isolation. Out of the resulting farm women’s organizations grew a group of women possessing remarkable intellectual abilities, social and cultural awareness, and advanced worldviews.

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