Conversations with Kim CampbellThis title is a part of the series Conversations with Canada's Prime Ministers
Catalogue Number: CTV724
Subject: Canadian History, Canadian Politics, Canadian Social Studies, Canadian World Studies, History, Politics, Social Studies, Women's Studies
Grade Level: 9 - 12, Post Secondary
Country Of Origin: Canada
Running Time: 3:20
Kim Campbell was born on March 10, 1947, in Port Alberni, British Columbia. She was the first woman in Canadian history to be Prime Minister, serving in office form June 25 to November 4, 1993. Before becoming Prime Minister, Ms. Campbell was the Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada from 1990 to 1993. During that time she amended the Criminal Code of Canada to make improvements in the areas of firearms control and sexual assault laws. In this segment, various family members and colleagues discuss Campbell's personality and her legacy.
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