Three hundred striking HMS Host workers have not had a contract since March 2009, the key issue being job security.
The news is all atwitter that an "unstable intruder" got close to U.S. VP Joe Biden, but now, as this London Free Press press clipping shows, we may know the intruder better than we thought.
Pivot Legal Society and the Olympic Tent Village help to bring the world's attention to Canada's homelessness crisis.
Mara Kardas-Nelson and Alex Samur
A group of over 500 Downtown Eastside (DTES) residents and their supporters gathered at Pigeon Park in Vancouver today at a rally called "No More Empty Talk, No More Empty Lots."
Thousands of anti-Olympic protesters marched in the hours leading up to the opening ceremonies of the 2010 Winter Olympics today.
Hundreds of protesters follow the torch through East Vancouver.
A Thousand Dreams tells the grim stories of missing women, sardine and cat food diets, illness and the crippled support systems that struggle to manage life in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside.
According to Harper's press secretary, Libby Davies organized Vancouver Insite "Welcome Committee."
With just under two weeks to go before the 2010 Olympics officially open, preparations are happening in the two opposing camps: the Integrated Security Unit and the anti-Olympic convergence.
Vivian Xudan Pan
Jacqueline Cusack McDonald
With new venues dedicated to citizen-produced art, ideas and journalism emerging in Vancouver and the city's active social justice scene, could the Olympics be more inclusive than other media events?