International Women’s Day 2020: Who is the inspiring woman in your life?

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In her early career, Blatchford worked as a sports columnist for various papers, which was a largely male-dominated area at the time. Story continues below advertisement Her frank writing style and emotionally charged articles led her to be pursued by each of Toronto’s four daily newspapers as a marquee name. COMMENTARY: Blatchford’s career spanning five decades earned her many accolades, her most recent being inducted into the Canadian News Hall of Fame last November. She passed away after a battle with cancer on Feb. 12. Bianca Andreescu Bianca Andreescu of Canada eyes the ball as she plays against Simona Halep of Romania during the WTA Finals Tennis Tournament in Shenzhen, China. Andy Wong / The Canadian Press Bianca Andreescu went from being a virtually unknown Canadian tennis player to a household name, all in the span of one year. The Romanian-Canadian began the 2019 tennis season ranked 152nd in the world, and went on to beat tennis pro Serena Williams at the U.S. Open. Story continues below advertisement She was welcomed back to her Mississauga, Ont., hometown to a “She the North rally,” which was attended by thousands. What is next for Andreescu? Well, she has her eye on the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo. READ MORE: With files from The Canadian Press Meghan Markle Meghan Markle, The Duchess of Sussex, arrives at the University of Chichester, Bognor Regis, West Sussex, as part of their first joint official visit to Sussex. Matt Crossick/ EMPICS. Meghan Markle has faced intense scrutiny by British tabloids from the day rumours began to swirl of her alleged romance with Prince Harry. Markle received criticism from tabloids over everything from eating avocados to the shade of nail polish she wore. What the press neglected to focus on was her years of charitable work, including advocacy for women’s health care, and gender equality worldwide. Story continues below advertisement With the birth of their son Archie, Markle did not want to subject her family to the intense scrutiny, so Markle, along with her son and husband have moved to Canada and withdrew from all royal duties for the time being. READ MORE: Read more:

My dad but she identifies as a woman! AM980News This is JWalker051! She’s a nurse by trade, and quite good at her job :) She’s also an excellent fiancée and a fur parent to two 🐱 and two 🐶 Her hobbies include reading, hiking, travelling, and brunch. CKNW My mother BC1 I inspire myself. I can't post a photo as my beauty will blind you.

My inspirational women in my life are: My Girlfriend Hope, who fights through pain every day from MS and AS. Her Daughter Lindsay who can always make me laugh. My Mum Laurette who believed in me and gave me stability. My sisters Lynn, Nancy, Chantal and Tina, wonderful moms GlobalBC The world's first woman aeronautical engineer was born in Vancouver in 1905. Elsie MacGill overcame polio and patriarchy to become known as the 'Queen of the Hurricanes' leading Canada's fighter production in WWII.

GlobalBC 915theBeat My mom Betty 🥰 she is a breast cancer survivor and my hero. Honestly, I don't know what I'd do without her. She has always been there for me no matter what, with open arms and an open heart. She is my world xo InternationalWomensDay2020 lovemymom breastcancersurvivor I have zero inspiration in this ongoing Hostage Scenario, Female or otherwise. As close as it comes would be Oprah I think ?

My daughter Lindsay inspires me every day to be compassionate, loving and kind. She is beautiful inside and out! She has proven that even through darkness there is light!❤️ GlobalBC my army mom who is also my best friend :) 3 canadianforces armymom

Jean Vanier Catholic Secondary School considers name change in light of sex abuse scandalL’Arche International said in a report that Vanier abused and took advantage of at least six women It's pathetic, this man is dead. Justin Trudeau assaulted a girl and he's your PM. Canada has no hope

CKNW My hero sarahblyth globalhalifax My wife Sherrie. She had 2 heart attacks AND a stroke 7 years ago and now runs a successful online tartan business in Halifax making everything by hand 10 to 12 hours a day! She is an inspiration to me and her over 3000 followers! Global_Montreal My mom. She survived the Germans during WW2, left her country and came to this one with no money, no language and no where to live. She worked hard, raised 4 girls and is now helping me raise my own children.

CKNW My stay at home mother who was always there for me and valued me more than career, she is my inspiration. Yes, and an inspirational man This is sexist! GlobalBC My life partner and mother to our kids. I look at them,my grandkids and great grandkids and see what a mentor and roll model she is GlobalEdmonton There are many in my life and sadly many who have left it. 😢

GlobalCalgary Melania Trump BeBest am640 Yes! My mom is the definition of strength and inspiration! She taught me how to thrive with type 1 diabetes from the age of 3 and I’m so grateful for all she has done to set me up for health, happiness, and success. I love you, mom! Xoxo

New presumptive case of novel coronavirus in Toronto, health officials sayThe province says it’s unlikely that the woman was infectious More than 8,000 people in the U.S. have died from the flu this season, which peaks between December and February, according to CDC. During the 2018-2019 season more than 34,000 people died in the U.S. The prior season saw 61,000 deaths. Let that sink in! Maybe the G&M knows why two Chinese Drs and a number of Chinese students were ousted by the RCMP from the National Lab in Winnipeg last summer -what happened there? How did shw get in if she was sick

630CHED asouveny My mother, sonia_palik, who, at the age of 45, decided to pursue her lifelong dream of studying and creating art. She reminds me that it’s never too late to pursue your passion! to Justine Trudeau I’ll tell you who is isn’t. ElizabethMay , dumb as a bag of rocks. Her economic policy must be straight off that back of a can of Pringle’s.

Kerri Einarson wins Canadian women's curling championshipManitoba's Kerri Einarson has won the Canadian women's curling championship. Congratulations....❤️🇨🇦

Harvey Weinstein Found Guilty Of Multiple Charges In Rape TrialThe former film executive was found guilty of a criminal sexual act in the first degree and rape in the third degree The guilty seldom testify

'Another chance at life' after Kugluktuk woman's double-lung transplant | CBC NewsMillie Kuliktana was diagnosed with a progressive lung disease 10 years ago. In October, she received a double-lung transplant.

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