Solange Chaput-Rolland born Montréal, Quebec, Canada May 14, 1919 (d. 2001). Writer, politician, and peace activist. Leader of Voice of Women for Peace (VOW). Member of Quebec National Assembly, 1979-81; Canadian Senator, 1988-94.
“VOW. . . has only condensed its thoughts on one precise, moral attitude toward nuclear armament or nuclear tests. . . at one day, at one specific hour, one is called to choose one’s truth and live by it.” (Tarah Brookfield, Cold War Comforts, 2012, p. 91; photo boitedependore.com)