If you were absent today, we finished watching the Viola Desmond documentary and completed response questions. Please finish the video and answer the questions on loose leaf.
to the Documentary “Long Road to Justice - The Viola Desmond Story”
the discrimination against Black Canadians in Nova Scotia in 1946.
you surprised that racism existed in Canada in 1946 (end of WWII)? Explain.
did Viola Desmond do in the Roseland Theatre and why?
was she treated when arrested? How did she react? What does her reaction tell
you about her?
was the trial unfair?
you think that Viola Desmond deserves to be on the Canadian $10 bill? Explain.
you think that racism exists in Canada in 2019? Explain.