Downtown Eastside

Sep 17, 2011

New Vancouver sex work report

Pivot Legal Society
Katrina Pacey talks about what is -- and more importantly, what isn't -- in the new report put out by the City of Vancouver on sex work in the city.
Jul 12, 2011

Brutality alleged by DTES residents

Pivot Legal Society
Pivot Legal Society has launched a Human Rights Complaint and civil suits on behalf of three men who allege they were beaten up by private security guards who patrol Vancouver's Harbour Centre mall.
Jun 11, 2011

Hope in Shadows 2011: The camera return site

Pivot Legal Society
This week, Paul Ryan interviews people on location at the Hope in Shadows camera return site in Vancouver, about photographs they have taken for the Hope in Shadows calendar.
May 26, 2011

Community groups shut out of Missing Women's Inquiry

Pivot Legal Society
Public interest groups and organizations working with women in the Downtown Eastside were shocked by an unexpected decision to deny them funding to participate in the Missing Women's Inquiry.

An evening with Hope in Shadows

Jun 10, 2011
Rhizome Cafe
317 East Broadway
Vancouver , BC
49° 15' 46.6812" N, 123° 5' 55.0536" W
British Columbia CA
This special event will be an opportunity to connect with Hope in Shadows photographers and calendar vendors and hear about some new projects they've been working on.
May 13, 2011
Insite in Vancouver. Photo: Stephen Dyrgas/Flickr

The verdict is in: Insite saves lives

Peter Wrinch
Vancouver's supervised injection facility, Insite -- the most thoroughly studied health-care site in Canada's history; all studies point to it saving lives. Yet the feds continue to fight it in court.


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