Mar 3, 2012

The policing of poverty

A new study has found that poor and street-involved people are the targets of increased levels of police attention. The authors argue that police are filling the gap left by social services.
Jan 20, 2012

Housing, homelessness and health

People's Health Radio
People's Health Radio takes a look at the health impacts of inadequate housing with a particular focus on people in extremely marginalized housing such as shelters and hotels.
Dec 19, 2011
BC NDP leader Adrian Dix. Photo: David P. Ball

Adrian Dix on the way ahead for B.C.'s NDP

David P. Ball
In an exclusive interview, the leader of the NDP in British Columbia discusses the BC Liberals, voters, issues of importance -- and the strategy taking them to the provincial election in 2013.
Nov 28, 2011

Housing in the Northwest Territories

Nick Falvo
Last week, I was in Yellowknife, where I released results of new research on affordable housing in the Northwest Territories (NWT). Research findings include the following.

National Housing Day rally and march!

Nov 22, 2011
St. James Park (Occupy Toronto site)
King st. East and Jarvis march to Attorney General of Canada at 130 King st. West
Toronto , ON
43° 39' 1.6596" N, 79° 22' 18.9264" W
Ontario CA
On National Housing Day join the Right to Housing Coalition for a rally to demand a national housing strategy and to support the Charter challenge to end homelessness.
Nov 16, 2011

Occupy Olympic Village?

Chris Shaw
As the Occupy Vancouver protest enters its second month, the dynamics of the occupation and the city's response are on the verge of a major change.


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