DOCUMENT TEXT REPORT
Document: écoles, C-B, 1979
Created: 2003-08-07 - 11:03:40
Modified: 2007-05-02 - 09:56:08
1: §1 1979
2: §2 Langley (C-B)
3: §3 21 juin 1979
5: The home of the principal of West Langley Elementary School was set on fire. The following day the homes of 3 other Langley principals and a director of elementary education for the school district were also set on fire.
7: Each of the victims favoured educational fundamentalism, but only someone with inside knowledge of the education system would know the views of all 5 administrators.
9: Gasoline had been splashed against the walls or carports of the homes and then ignited. One house was destroyed and another heavily damaged. The 4 attacks on 22 juin occured within the space of an hour. At the time there was a dispute over the schools’ enrolment practices, with some parents claiming that their children could not get in.
11: 22 juin 1979
12: --At about 3:32am the home of the principal of the County Line Elementary School was destroyed in an arson attack.
14: --At 4:11am the home of the principal of the Langley Central Fundamental School was set on fire
16: --The home of the director of elementary education for school district 35 was also set on fire
18: --The home of the principal of Shortreed Elementary School (and former principal of Langley Central Fundamental School) was set on fire.
20: Exclu de Kellett et al : insufficient information, motivation unclear
22: VP 29 jun 79, 4