The Montreal Massacre.
14 women murdered by Marc Lepine, born Gamil Gharbi, the son of an Algerian Muslim wife-beater.
Defining image of contemporary Canadian maleness is not the murderer Lepine/Gharbi but the professors and the men in that classroom, who, ordered to leave by the lone gunman, meekly did so, and abandoned their female classmates to their fate. An act of abdication that would have been unthinkable in almost any other culture throughout human history. The "men" stood outside in the corridor and, even as they heard the first shots, they did nothing. And, when it was over and Gharbi walked out of the room and past them, they still did nothing. Whatever its other defects, Canadian manhood does not suffer from an excess of testosterone.