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Feb 23, 2013

Parks, Pickles and Pidginholes

Michael Stewart
The opening of a restaurant across from Pigeon Park in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside has marked a difference in the way anti-gentrification has been represented. Pidgin-holing has a whole new meaning.
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Nov 23, 2012

A token solution for the Downtown Eastside

Michael Stewart
Save-On-Meats owner Mark Brand cares about Vancouver's homeless. He has produced 10,000 "tokens" which patrons can purchase to distribute to Vancouver's homeless in lieu of cash.
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Nov 7, 2011

Ashlie Gough, Occupy Vancouver and the mayor

Michael Stewart
Ashlie Gough is dead. We don't know why this young woman from Victoria came to Occupy Vancouver, but her death has already sent reverberations across Vancouver.

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