Pivot Legal Society

Vancouver DTES women's groups shut out of B.C. Housing office

| March 24, 2011


Artist: Pivot Legal Society
Title: Podcast 64
Album: Pivot Podcast
Year: 2011
Genre: Interview
Length: 0:08:16 minutes (7.58 MB)
Format: 44.1kHz, 128Kbps

Show Notes:

Harsha Walia, Vancouver Downtown Eastside women's rights organizer, speaks about demands for women's safety in shelters in light of recent sexual assaults. Harsha and other women's groups organizers led a peaceful protest to the B.C. Housing office to present a letter containing demands for improved women's safety but were locked out and barred by a heavy police presence.