Meet Shirley and Bill Graham, a Mississauga couple who have set-up a table with cans of tomato sauce, boxes of rice, bottles of water and more, all free for anyone who needs some help. The Grahams are today’s ‘Front-line Heroes.’
"We're on our knees here... and we're all trying the best we can" Shirley Watts'>Nurse Shirley Watts posted this emotional video urging people to "stay at home" after a long and difficult shift in an Intensive Care Unit treating patients with coronavirus
“If they don’t give you a seat at the table, bring a folding chair.” —Congresswoman Shirley Chisholm
Shirley Chisholm said "You don't make progress by standing on the sidelines, whimpering and complaining. You make progress by implementing ideas." All across this country, right now, people are coming together to create extraordinary change.
Shirley Chisholm became the first Black woman elected to U.S. Congress on this day in 1968. Fifty years later, her words still speak truth to the state of our country. People. Get out there and VOTE.
A good motto for 2018: “If they don’t give you a seat at the table, bring a folding chair.” —Congresswoman Shirley Chisholm