Women of the year: 30 Canadians who rocked 2015

It was a big year for Canada: The federal election resulted in a new prime minister, the Pan Am and Parapan Am Games were a big success, women's issues received major media coverage and Alanis Morissette updated the lyrics to "Ironic." And at the centre of it all were strong, determined women. Here are 30 of them.

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