BC Human Rights Commission to be reinstated

British Columbia will once again have a Human Rights Commission. Newly in-power NDP Premier John Horgan made the announcement last week, returning the commission to the province after it was shuttered 15 years ago. The…


Homeless in Vancouver Face Rental Prices Surge

Vancouver rental prices are rising faster than anywhere else in Canada, according to a preliminary report released this week by the Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC). CMHC found that rental prices on two-bedroom purpose-built…

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Vancouver Police Wear Body-Mounted Cameras For Oppenheimer Park Evictions

The Vancouver Police Department (VPD) equipped officers with wearable cameras to encourage transparency and “prevent people from acting in a difficult or violent manner” during Wednesday’s Oppenheimer Park evictions, reports the CBC. The VPD announced…