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DTES murdered and missing women
Lawsuit launched against City of Vancouver over missing-women memorial
The court document claims the city breached its contract by eliminating the project and refusing to return the memorial stones.
The Canadian Press
Oct 1st, 2015
Brother of murdered woman shocked after Vancouver removes memorials
Bronze plaques bearing the names of Georgina Papin, Brenda Wolfe and Marnie Frey were first installed on a DTES sidewalk in 2012.
The Canadian Press
Sep 27th, 2015
Why women are angry over the Missing Women's report
Yesterday's release of the Missing Women Commission of Inquiry report was an emotional event that did little to guarantee justice for victims.
Dec 18th, 2012
Downtown Eastside activists protest Missing Women Commission of Inquiry on final day of hearings
Families of murdered Pickton victims demanded justice as the controversial Missing Women inquiry drew to a close.
Jun 6th, 2012
Families of missing women take to the streets, joined by #OccupyVancouver
As a troubled inquiry into missing women entered its second week, family members of the disappeared took over a busy downtown intersection in opposition.
David P. Ball
Oct 17th, 2011
Vancouver First Nations DTES smudge ceremony
Vancouver’s First Nations peoples have always held ceremonies calling all people to come together to connect with themselves, each other, Mother Earth and the Great Spirit.
Jun 19th, 2010
Democracy Now Reports on the Dissenting Voices of the Vancouver 2010 Games: An Interview with Reporter Aaron Maté
Democracy Now's Aaron Maté discusses his report on the Olympics, titled "In the Shadow of the Olympic Flame: A Report from the Downtown Eastside of Vancouver, the Poorest Neighbourhood in...
Mar 4th, 2010