December 6th

  December 6, 1989 − December 6, 2015: Keeping Their Legacy Alive December 6, 1989: in 22 minutes, 27 people were injured and 14 women were killed at Montreal’s École Polytechnique by a gunman before he turned the trigger on himself. The gunman had studied for admission to the school, but was not accepted – a decision he blamed on “affirmative action” policies...
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National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women

On December 6th, 1989, a man entered the École Polytechnique de Montréal, separated the male and female engineering students, and shot the women. This became known as the Montreal Massacre. The tragic day now marks the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women. It is a day when we remember the fourteen women who died and recognize this day for action. Tog...
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