Champion of the UnderdogBook - 2000
Agnes Macphail was the first woman elected to the House of Commons in Canada. Her life-long struggle for womens equality has helped inspire generations of women.
Agnes Macphail, first woman elected to the House of Commons in Canada, fought for the rights of farmers, for prison reform, for social programs, for peace. She worked all her life for women’s equality, and by her own example she inspired other women.