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Another Way Canada Is Far Ahead of the U.S. When It Comes to Promoting Equality

Click here for reuse options! The Canadian national anthem is now gender-neutral. In another sign that Canada is miles ahead of the U.S. in the struggle for a more equitable democracy, the country’s legislators just voted to change the language of the Canadian national anthem to gender-neutral language. The previous lyric was, “O Canada!/Our home and native land!/True patriot love in all thy sons command.
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