On this day in 1989, a gunman walked into an engineering school in Montreal and began to systematically shoot the female students. Fourteen women died.
I was a junior at the University of Toronto at the time.
I wrote about it on its 25th anniversary. https://t.co/9rxd6SVkyw
This article was discussed on Hacker News, on reddit (also), and featured in BSD Now 294.
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