Ann Young is presently retiring, living in Washington, D.

Ann Young is presently retiring, living in Washington, D.

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young er of literature, which focused on presenting issues and viewpoints regarding interesting stories, irrespective of how they were presented. " When I had been asked to pick a novel," she explained," I would have chosen novels on Canadian identity. "Ann was also an extremely strong supporter of their Peace Prize movement, which she believed for a rewarding feat. " I did not take it that the decoration was offensive," she explained. " That which I felt was that it deserved a little attention in the free environment " In fact, she believed her involvement in the Peace Prize has been an important step on the way to becoming more associated with Canadian problems, particularly post-apartheid. Ann continued to operate closely with all the famed author Margaret Anderson, writing hundreds of biographies, and producing a favorite television miniseries entitled"When the Saints Go Marching in." In addition to her book efforts, Ann was active from the political arena for being a volunteer for the Canadian Peacekeeping Service throughout the height of the Cold War. In the wake of the Cold War, she became active in most Canadian charities, most especially the Canada Assistance Program (CAP), also worked to help provide aid for Canadian soldiers along with their families.Ann was busy at the surroundings and was passionate about problems like the security of nature and also the promotion of women's rights. She repeatedly encouraged the addition of women in Canadian politics, saying that they will have the right to create their own decisions regarding the way their lives are run. She was active at the divestiture movement against South Africa's Apartheid policies. In another of her essays, she wrote,"There is no longer any use crying over spilled milk. Why don't we face the facts...and you will know why I am opposed to the use of force. "Ann Young has lived an intriguing and varied lifetime, through the duration of that she was a tireless advocate for several causes. She was tireless in her efforts to ensure liberty and justice for many Canadians. She was a tireless promoter of peace and social justice. She's famous for her extra-curricular functions, which won awards in fiction and non-fiction category across the environment. Among her honors are the Order of the British empire to get solutions on Canada, the Order of the British Monarchy, and the Governor of New Brunswick.

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