Category Archives: housing

Megaphone Magazine and Henry Doyle


If you like this video please click the LIKE button and the SHARE button too!!!!! For the words to the story CLICK HERE BELOW https://ritajasper.wordpress.com/2010/0 7/20/rooming-house-blues-in-the-downtown-eastside-by-henry-doyle/ Help people find their voice Megaphone’s Community Writing Workshop project began in 2009 at … Continue reading

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City of Vancouver poised to violate homeless Charter rights


City of Vancouver poised to violate homeless Charter rights Homeless aren’t even allowed to sleep in tents on public streets Tomorrow afternoon City Council is voting on a by-law change that would prevent homeless people from sleeping in tents on … Continue reading

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Power of Women in the Downtown Eastside


Warm and touching <p><a href=”http://vimeo.com/19877895″>Survival, Strength, Sisterhood: Power of Women in the Downtown Eastside</a> from <a href=”http://vimeo.com/alejoz”>Alejandro  Zuluaga</a> on <a href=”http://vimeo.com”>Vimeo</a&gt;.</p> This video is by Alejandro Zuluga and you can access more information at http://vimeo.com/19877895 Another 30 second silent video … Continue reading

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Lets become more inefficient to save the world!!!!


Lets work less, produce less, waste less and live more!!!! If you want to share this & do not see the share button at the bottom of this post please click on the title, go to the bottom of the … Continue reading

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Rooming House Blues in the Downtown Eastside, By Henry Doyle


Down town east side Vancouver Poet Continue reading

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Homeless & Murdered


This video is silent, but the people in this video are not and it is their actions that make a difference. Author: Rita Jasper Please feel free to share, copy, distribute and transmit the work and acknowledge the author. Creative … Continue reading

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Housing or jail


Kettle Making A Difference Houses, not prisons: Campbell Approved posting from Dharm Makwana (author) and 24H Vancouver (publisher) I like what Senator Larry Campbell has to say. How does the Olympic spirit demonstrated earlier this year in Vancouver translate into … Continue reading

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