Throughout history, there have been many Canadian women journalists who have made significant contribution to the field. The list includes many familiar and great Canadian female journalists such as Jane Jacobs, Michaëlle Jean, Samantha Bee, Ashleigh Banfield, Amanda Lindhout.
Chrystia FreelandChrystia Freeland
02 August 1968, Canadian
Deputy Prime Minister of Canada
Emily MaitlisEmily Maitlis
06 September 1970, Canadian, British
Journalist

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

Catherine HerridgeCatherine Herridge
18 May 1964, Canadian, American
News Correspondent

Michaelle Jean Michaëlle Jean
06 September 1957, Canadian
Former Governor General of Canada

Samantha BeeSamantha Bee
25 October 1969, Canadian
Journalist, Actor, Television actor, Screenwriter
Wendy MesleyWendy Mesley
08 January 1957, Canadian
Journalist

Ashleigh BanfieldAshleigh Banfield
29 December 1967, Canadian
journalist

Lisa LaFlammeLisa LaFlamme
25 July 1964, Canadian
News presenter, Journalist
Melyssa FordMelyssa Ford
07 November 1976, Canadian
Model, Journalist

Adrienne ClarksonAdrienne Clarkson
10 February 1939, Canadian
26th Governor General of Canada
Amanda LindhoutAmanda Lindhout
12 June 1981, Canadian
Journalist, Autobiographer

Elizabeth MayElizabeth May
09 June 1954, Canadian
Writer, Politician, Journalist, Lawyer

Natasha FatahNatasha Fatah
Canadian
 

Lyse DoucetLyse Doucet
24 December 1958, Canadian
Journalist, Television presenter

Michaela PereiraMichaela Pereira
26 August 1970, Canadian
Journalist
Christine SimpsonChristine Simpson
05 October 1964, Canadian
Journalist

Jeanne SauvéJeanne Sauvé
26 April 1922, Canadian
Politician

Dawna FriesenDawna Friesen
08 October 1964, Canadian
News presenter, Journalist

Sheila CoppsSheila Copps
27 November 1952, Canadian
Journalist, Politician, Autobiographer, Writer
Mary Ann Shadd CaryMary Ann Shadd
09 October 1823, Canadian, American
Activist

Rachel MarsdenRachel Marsden
02 December 1974, Canadian
Journalist
Catherine ClarkCatherine Clark
06 November 1976, Canadian
Journalist

June CallwoodJune Callwood
02 June 1924, Canadian
Journalist

Kathleen TynanKathleen Tynan
25 January 1937, Canadian, British
Journalist
Sandra GwynSandra Gwyn
17 May 1935, Canadian
Journalist

Germaine GuèvremontGermaine Guèvremont
16 April 1893, Canadian
Writer
Merle ShainMerle Shain
1935 AD, Canadian
Author, Journalist

Annie Le Porte DiggsAnnie Le Porte Diggs
22 February 1853, Canadian, American
Journalist

L.R. WrightL.R. Wright
05 June 1939, Canadian
Writer