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Majora Carter is in Vancouver

Thursday, April 2nd, 2009

I picked her up from the airport personally in the Toyota Prius that ZipCar donated as part of the sponsorship of Sustainability 2.0…

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Fire in DTES SRO

Thursday, February 5th, 2009

Today after lunch there was a fire in the building behind us. This is a classic Downtown Eastside Single Room Occupancy hotel. There is no doubt that illegal activity goes on inside, because it goes on in the alley…

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W2 Launch Event

Friday, October 17th, 2008

Last night I was down at the Shebeen for the W2 Launch Event. My boss was one of the speakers but I’ve also been working in some small way on trying to see this project come to fruition. There were a number of politicians or at least people running for public office, including at least one mayoral candidate…

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Moving to Vancouver and Finding a Job

Thursday, May 1st, 2008

I always help people even people I don’t know, it is a weakness that people have taken advantage of. Since I wrote this email/post a lot of websites and resources have appeared online to help people thinking of making a similar move…

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Homelessness & Mental Health in Vancouver

Thursday, May 1st, 2008

In Vancouver homelessness, mental health, and drug addiction remain problems. I used to work in the DTES and I went to the opening address of the “Collaboration for Change: On Mental Health, Addiction and Homelessness”…

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