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‘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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