Vancouver DTES women's groups shut out of B.C. Housing office| March 24, 2011
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.