. Mary Simon named as Canada’s first Indigenous Governor General « JO LEE MAGAZINE

CTV News – Inuk leader Mary Simon will be Canada’s 30th Governor General, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced Tuesday. She is making history as the first Indigenous person in this country to take on the role.

“Today, after 154 years, our country takes a historic step. I cannot think of a better person to meet the moment,” he said, adding that he sees Simon’s new position as one in which she “will help continue paving that path ahead, and we will all be stronger for it.”

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