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Marc Lépine was a shy and
uncommunicative person who had
little emotion. He was very organized
and precise, and had problems
accepting authority which made him
have difficulties at school and work.
He did not drink or take drugs.
Lépine was uncomfortable around
women, and had no girlfriends. He
tended to boss women around and
show off his knowledge in front of
them. He spoke to others about his
dislike of feminists, career women
and women in traditionally male
occupations. He hated women. This
may have something to do with his
upbringing. Marc Lépine was born
Gamil Gharbi to a French-Canadian
mother and an Algerian father.
Marc's father didn't consider women
to be the equal of men and was
physically and verbally abusive to his
wife and son, discouraging
tenderness between mother and
child. This father figure may have
had a direct relation, to his views on
life in his later years.
So in conclusion, this was a terrible
tragedy, and it really shows the
world, not just Canada, how women
are being treated, and how it should