Montreal blogger who touted École Polytechnique gunman will have bail hearing next week

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Montreal blogger who touted École Polytechnique gunman to remain behind bars for a few more days

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New Brunswickers remember Montreal Massacre

People across the country paused to reflect on the 30th anniversary of the deadliest mass shooting in Canada, in recognition of the “National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women”. Dubbed the Montreal Massacre, the anti-feminist attack took…

Saskatchewan remembers victims of Montreal’s Ecolé Polytechnique massacre

The Saskatchewan government said it is everyone’s responsibility to fight violence against women on the 30th anniversary of the shooting at Montreal’s Ecolé Polytechnique. Fourteen female engineering students were murdered on Dec. 6, 1989, when a gunman opened fire on…

Édith Ducharme strives to be role model for women in engineering 30 years after Montreal Massacre

Édith Ducharme knew she wanted to set an example for women in fields dominated by men when she chose to enrol in engineering physics at Université Laval in Quebec City. Related News “When I was in CEGEP, I was lacking…

‘Things haven’t changed enough,’ Trudeau declares 30 years after École Polytechnique massacre

Thirty years after 14 women were killed in an anti-feminist massacre at École Polytechnique in Montreal, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau declared more work needs to be done to combat gender-based violence and win the struggle for equality. A gunman walked…

How London will mark National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women

It’s a sombre day as Canada marks the 30th anniversary of the worst mass shooting in the nation’s history. On Dec. 6, 1989, a gunman opened fire in the engineering school at École Polytechnique in Montreal. He told the men to…

Throne Speech: École Polytechnique massacre remembered

When delivering the Throne Speech in Ottawa on Thursday, Gov. Gen. Julie Payette remembered the École Polytechnique massacre on the thirty-year anniversary of the deadly shooting, saying the government is committed to continuing efforts to combat gun violence.