Hello Everyone –

As many of you know, tomorrow will mark 25 years since 14 women were murdered at École Polytechnique de Montréal. In honour of those women, the Canadian Association of University Teachers has prepared this short video statement about the importance of remembering this tragedy, and of overcoming the larger cycle of violence and abuse to which it belongs: 

It’s well worth taking a few minute to watch this video-a sobering reminder that, while we may be well into the twenty-first century, we still have a long way to go in terms of eradicating sexism and its associated forms of psychological and physical harm.