olympics

Podcast
Mar 3, 2010

Olympic red tents wrap-up

Pivot Legal Society
Olympic Canadian Pavilion wrapped up in red tent protest. We talked to John Richardson about how the campaign went and what is next for Pivot and the National Housing Strategy protest.
Photos
Mar 1, 2010

End poverty. It's not a game

rabble staff
A placard posted at the Olympic Tent Village in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside.
Podcast
Feb 28, 2010

A Diversity of Tactics: Part Two

Needs No Introduction
The second half of a discussion held Feb. 20 in Vancouver to examine the criticisms and benefits of a diversity of protest tactics.
News
Feb 25, 2010
Some say evidence of Olympic-related trafficking shows a spike in vulnerable women being brought to Vancouver during the Games. But local sex trade activists disagree.  Image: Salvation Army.

Human trafficking and The Games

Mara Kardas-Nelson
Some say evidence of Olympic-related trafficking shows a spike in vulnerable women being brought to Vancouver during the Games. But local sex trade activists disagree.
Highlights
Mon, 02/22/2010

PovNet

PovNet: Building an online anti-poverty community

PovNet provides online tools that facilitate communication, community and access to information around poverty-related issues in British Columbia and Canada. We work to collect relevant news and resources of use to advocates, community workers, marginalized communities and the general public.


You can learn about every aspect of the work PovNet does and view community feedback and photos in this PovNet Slideshow (PDF).


If you are interested in our history and what our community has to say about us, make sure you check out:

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