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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…




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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…