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‘She was brave’: Baloch student from Calgary wins award for tribute to Canadian civil rights leader

“Girls being told they’re only beautiful and successful if they have fair skin,” Baloch said, “It’s heartbreaking.”

By il Tucker

Fatima Mir Baloch has always been thankful that she was able to move to Canada from Pakistan when she was 12 years old.

Now, she’s enjoying the chance to pay tribute to a Canadian hero, a Nova Scotia woman who became a civil rights leader after being evicted from a movie theatre.

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