Jan 27, 2010

Why resist the 2010 Olympics: two activists speak

Anna Hunter is with the Anti-Poverty Committee and the Olympic Resistance Network; Carol Martin is a member of the Nisga'a nation and sits on the Downtown Eastside Women's Centre Elders Council.
Jan 18, 2010

Hunger Strike Relay Day 7 - Thank you

Libby Davies
As I head back to Ottawa for our federal NDP caucus meeting on Monday, and then back to the un-Parliament Jan. 25 (screw the locked doors!), I commit to do everything I can to get Bill C304 passed.
Dec 9, 2009

After homelessness

A forum theatre production by Headlines Theatre in Vancouver asks questions about what it takes to create housing that is safe, supported and affordable.
Nov 28, 2009

Arthur Erickson and the Portland Hotel

One of Canada's most famous architects designed a Downtown Eastside hotel for hard-to-house residents. Sean Mullen finds out why in this documentary on housing and homelessness in Vancouver.
Nov 27, 2009

Canada's housing bubble

Risky loans offered by the Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation are leading Canada down the road to a U.S.-style economic crash.
Nov 23, 2009

A new road to health on the street

Stephen Dale
Ottawa's Youth Services Bureau -- in partnership with a local clinic, the Sandy Hill Community Health Centre -- recently opened a drop-in centre specializing in care for street-involved youth.
Aug 25, 2009

Weekly Audit: EFCA, tax cheats and the racial wealth gap

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Zach Carter
The U.S. economy may finally be bottoming out. But if the worst is really behind us, we are likely facing a painful period of “growth” that looks very much like the present.
Aug 20, 2009

No room at the inn

Trish Hennessy
Recession is putting the squeeze on renters seeking affordable housing.
Jun 15, 2009

Women march for housing

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Hundreds attended a rally and march for housing on Saturday organized by the Downtown Eastside Women's Centre in Vancouver. (Photo: Kim Elliott)
Mar 30, 2009

Housing and war

Vancouver's largest anti-war coalition is taking place in a march for housing on April 4. Rabble editor Derrick O'Keefe explains why.
Mar 21, 2009

Hunger Srike Day 6

Robert O'Dea
Day six draws to a close. The need for Federal Government action is clear. The research is conclusive. It's time for the Prime Minister to act!
Mar 19, 2009

2010 Hunger Strike Relay - Day 4

Robert O'Dea
Day four is drawing to a close and I thought that I would use this installment to put a face on homelessness.


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