Throughout history, there have been many Canadian women activists who have made significant contribution to the field. The list includes many familiar and great Canadian female activists such as Pamela Anderson, Margaret Atwood, Jane Jacobs, Emily Murphy, K. D. Lang.
Pamela AndersonPamela Anderson
01 July 1967, Canadian, American
American-Canadian Actress
Margaret AtwoodMargaret Atwood
18 November 1939, Canadian
Writer, Environmental Activist

Maryse OuelletMaryse Ouellet
21 January 1983, Canadian, American

K. D. Lang K. D. Lang
02 November 1961, Canadian
Singer, Songwriter

Viola DesmondViola Desmond
06 July 1914, Canadian, American

Naomi KleinNaomi Klein
08 May 1970, Canadian
11 November 1968, Canadian

Jane JacobsJane Jacobs
04 May 1916, Canadian
Journalist, Author, Activist

Molly BurkeMolly Burke
08 February 1994, Canadian
Activist, Motivational Speaker
Emily MurphyEmily Murphy
14 March 1868, Canadian
First Female Magistrate in Canada

Christina EvangelineChristina Evangeline
24 March 1989, Canadian
Kenan Thompson's Wife
Maggie McGuaneMaggie McGuane
28 October 1976, Canadian
Margot Kidder's Daughter

Rupi KaurRupi Kaur
04 October 1992, Canadian

Lauren SouthernLauren Southern
16 June 1995, Canadian
Political Activist

Amanda BrugelAmanda Brugel
24 March 1978, Canadian

Alissa White-GluzAlissa White-Gluz
31 July 1985, Canadian
Anna Mae AquashAnna Mae Aquash
27 March 1945, Canadian

Mary Ann Shadd CaryMary Ann Shadd
09 October 1823, Canadian, American

Severn Cullis-SuzukiSevern Cullis-Suzuki
30 November 1979, Canadian
Television presenter, Writer

Nellie McClungNellie McClung
20 October 1873, Canadian
Novelist, Writer, Politician, Human rights
Judith MerrilJudith Merril
21 January 1923, Canadian, American
Fiction Writer

Charlie RiinaCharlie Riina
Canadian, Polish
June CallwoodJune Callwood
02 June 1924, Canadian

Megan LeslieMegan Leslie
29 September 1973, Canadian
Politician, Human rights activist

Pauline JulienPauline Julien
23 May 1928, Canadian
Laura SabiaLaura Sabia
18 September 1916, Canadian
Social Activist

Annie Le Porte DiggsAnnie Le Porte Diggs
22 February 1853, Canadian, American
Loly RicoLoly Rico
Refugee activist