Megaphone Magazine

‘Not having housing is life-threatening’: Activist takes the stage at Vancouver forum on future of housing

Mayor Gregor Robertson said the city needs help from senior governments to crackdown on owners of rundown SRO hotel/rooming houses. JASON PAYNE / PNG

The focus of a forum Saturday on the future of housing in Vancouver abruptly shifted to those with no homes at all, when an advocate for the homeless took over from city staff. The City of Vancouver’s “Big Conversation” brought…
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Kathleen Thomas and Sadhu Johnston who get over 400k of your money must be held accountable.

 ‘Closing Shelters Is A Human Rights Violation’ While the City Council is discussing a new housing reset report, aiming to build more housing for the middle class, shelter residents are being sent back to the streets. Yet you are paying…
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Webinar: What You Need to Know about Evictions

Click here for a free one hour Webinar from SNBC & TRAC http://www.shelternetbc.com/snbc-trac-webinar-evictions/   More webinars Recorded Webinars SNBC would like to offer you access to the recordings of our most popular webinars. We’re excited to share these webinars with you…
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Rally to stop the Metrotown plan & save 3,000 homes this Saturday November 12 2016

Rally and march to protest Burnaby’s proposed “Downtown” Metrotown Plan DEMOVICT THE METROTOWN PLAN!  SAVE 3,000 HOMES! Saturday November 12 2016 2pm Metrotown Skytrain Station, at the bottom of the stairs… and come ready to march! At the end of November,…
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