For anyone who doesn’t know what this days means to women in Canada.
Today, I just read the list of the women who were killed at École Polytechnique on this day in 1989. Rather than their ages, this list was of their birth years.
They were my contemporaries. I don’t know why I never realized this until today. They would be in their 40s today.
In 1989 I was studying for my undergraduate degree at York University. I was in school part time and working full time.
I’d like to share a story of something that happened to me while studying and commuting to York once or twice a week.
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