Ian McKellen [1939-present]
Out gay actor and activist.
Lincoln M. Alexander [1922-2012]
Canada's first black MP, first black Federal Cabinet Minister,
and first black Lieutenant-Governor of Ontario.
Mahatma Gandhi [1869-1948]
Preeminent spiritual and political leader of India and
renowned 20th Century Prophet of non-violence.
Patrisse Cullors, Alicia Garza, and Opal Tometi
Co-founders of the #BlackLivesMatter movement.
Dith Pran [1942-2008] and Haing S. Ngor [1940-1996]:
Activists and survivors of the Khmer Rouge Genocide.
Haing S. Ngor won an Oscar for portraying Dith Pran
in the film The Killing Fields.
Stephen Lewis [1937-present]
A Canadian politician, broadcaster, and diplomat and
the former United Nations special envoy for HIV/AIDS in Africa.
Nelson Mandela [1918-2013]
South African anti-apartheid revolutionary, Nobel Peace Prize winner,
and South Africa's first democratically elected black President.
Kurt Browning [1966-present]
Four time Canadian and World Men's Figure Skating Champion
and the first skater to ever land a quadruple jump in competition!
Jim Henson [1936-1990]
Puppeteer, writer, director and producer and the creator of
Sesame Street and The Muppet Show.
Willow and Tara
Heroines of the cult TV series Buffy The Vampire Slayer [1997-2003]
A Lesbian couple and practicing Wiccans!