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Karl Nerenberg | The Broadbent Institute's third annual Progress Summit ended on Saturday afternoon with a moving speech by 92-year-old Harry Smith. Harry grew up poor and now fears a return of the '1930s'.
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rabble staff | For years Pivot Legal Society, Sex Workers United Against Violence and the PACE Society have been fighting for the rights of sex workers.
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Peter Driftmier | Police dogs in Vancouver injure an average of five people a month badly enough that they have to go to Emergency. Pivot Legal Society is bringing a lawsuit on behalf one of those bite victims.
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Lorraine Chisholm | Vancouver's Pivot Legal Society has created a how-to manual for people who want to welcome controversial projects, including homeless shelters, to their neighbourhoods.
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Heather McMahon | Denying funding will, once again, prevent marginalized voices from being heard and avoid creating relationships with Vancouver's Downtown Eastside.
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Darcie Bennett | Asked to speak at Slutwalk Vancouver, I reflected on how women are held responsible for male violence in almost every situation, and those most marginalized are most vulnerable.
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Peter Wrinch | Vancouver's supervised injection facility, Insite -- the most thoroughly studied health-care site in Canada's history; all studies point to it saving lives. Yet the feds continue to fight it in court.
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Casey Leung, Greg Lockwood | John Richardson, founder of the Pivot Legal Society, delivers a short talk at Change Through on Pivot's role in using Vancouver public space for social change.
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Meagan Perry | Greek labour activist proposes solutions to the financial crisis, a lawyer on a complaint that could change the lives of foster children in B.C., and rabble radio receives a gift from Bob Wiseman!
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Mara Kardas-Nelson | Three Vancouver actions are taking place this weekend to campaign for affordable and accessible low-income housing.