Kathie Wallace Feed http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop/contributor_content/2400 en Farmers on 57th: growing living food http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop/blogs/dimensions/2010/07/15/farmers-57th-growing-living-food Gardens are a natural way for community to come together: at the farmer’s garden on 57 and Cambie, people come to picnic, exercise, commune with the stars, learn about gardening, sit in the garden, su<p><a href="http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop/blogs/dimensions/2010/07/15/farmers-57th-growing-living-food" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dimensions Life Community Shared Agriculture CSA Gardening George Pearson Centre Green Jen Rashleigh Karen Ageson Katherine Oblock Sustainability Tess Wetherill Fri, 16 Jul 2010 08:38:00 +0000 Kathie Wallace 4478 at http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop How Vancouver reclaimed the 2010 Olympics from IOC's dominator energy http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop/blogs/dimensions/2010/07/12/how-vancouver-reclaimed-2010-olympics-iocs-dominator-energy International Olympic Committee (IOC), as a controlling dominator energy, cast a dark shadow over Vancouver during the 2010 Vancouver Olympics. This third article on the topic explores IOC’s attempt t<p><a href="http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop/blogs/dimensions/2010/07/12/how-vancouver-reclaimed-2010-olympics-iocs-dominator-energy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dimensions Commentary Olympics 2010 Vancouver Olympics Coast Salish peoples CODE Gregor Robertson IOC Maurice Cardinal Red Tent Campaign True North Media House W2 Culture + Media House Tue, 13 Jul 2010 00:19:00 +0000 Kathie Wallace 4444 at http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop Oh Canada! Canada Day http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop/blogs/dimensions/2010/07/01/oh-canada-canada-day Canada Day 2010 saw Vancouverites doing what we love to do: coming together to play and celebrate being a community. <p><a href="http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop/blogs/dimensions/2010/07/01/oh-canada-canada-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dimensions Life 2010 Vancouver Olympics canada day Hockey Olympic Cauldron placemaking Sidney Crosby Fri, 02 Jul 2010 13:29:00 +0000 Kathie Wallace 4378 at http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop Canopy helps reclaim caribou’s forest home: 170 million acres http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop/blogs/dimensions/2010/07/01/canopy-helps-reclaim-caribou%C3%A2%E2%82%AC%E2%84%A2s-forest-home-170-million-acres As one of the lead organizations in an initiative of nine environmental organizations working with 21 logging companies, the non-profit organization, Canopy, signed the Canadian Boreal Forest...<p><a href="http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop/blogs/dimensions/2010/07/01/canopy-helps-reclaim-caribou%C3%A2%E2%82%AC%E2%84%A2s-forest-home-170-million-acres" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dimensions Life Canadian Boreal Forest Agreement Canopy environmental sustainability Forest Stewardship Council ForestEthics Greenpeace Harry Potter Hearst Corporation Nicole Rycroft Rogers Publishing Fri, 02 Jul 2010 02:57:00 +0000 Kathie Wallace 4372 at http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop IOC's false patriotism and disrespect of indigenous peoples http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop/blogs/dimensions/2010/06/22/iocs-false-patriotism-and-disrespect-indigenous-peoples IOC is in the business of making money for itself by hosting Olympic events. That is its real agenda, disguised behind the smoke and mirrors of mad flag waving and false patriotism.<p><a href="http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop/blogs/dimensions/2010/06/22/iocs-false-patriotism-and-disrespect-indigenous-peoples" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dimensions Olympics Life CanWest COC CTV Four Host First Nations Global TV Gordon Campbell Inukshuk IOC Patriotism Vancouver 2010 Olympics Vancouver Sun VANOC Wed, 23 Jun 2010 12:28:00 +0000 Kathie Wallace 4286 at http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop Vancouver First Nations DTES smudge ceremony http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop/blogs/dimensions/2010/06/19/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.<p><a href="http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop/blogs/dimensions/2010/06/19/vancouver-first-nations-dtes-smudge-ceremony" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dimensions Life aboriginal discrimination DTES DTES murdered and missing women equality First Nations human rights human trafficking justice violence against women WAVAW women’s rights Sun, 20 Jun 2010 07:14:00 +0000 Kathie Wallace 4259 at http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop When the dominator energy came to town: the real IOC http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop/blogs/dimensions/2010/06/10/when-dominator-energy-came-town-real-ioc The 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics: Good for the city? Good for business? How? <p><a href="http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop/blogs/dimensions/2010/06/10/when-dominator-energy-came-town-real-ioc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dimensions Olympics Life CanWest Cultural Olympiad Four Host First Nations Globe and Mail IOC John Furlong Macdonald’s Mario’s Gelati Maurice Cardinal olympia olympic village Salt Lake City Olympics share the gold campaign Vancouver Olympics Vancouver Sun VANOC Fri, 11 Jun 2010 03:55:00 +0000 Kathie Wallace 4174 at http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop Lovena Galyide's backyard garden http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop/blogs/dimensions/2010/05/28/lovena-galyides-backyard-garden Lovena Galyide in her first-year garden.<p><a href="http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop/blogs/dimensions/2010/05/28/lovena-galyides-backyard-garden" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dimensions Life Anastasia Gardens Green Mother Earth raw food self-sufficiency The Ringing Cedars Sat, 29 May 2010 03:55:00 +0000 Kathie Wallace 4055 at http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop Vancouverites connect with Mother Earth ferry first http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop/blogs/dimensions/2010/05/25/vancouverites-connect-mother-earth-ferry-first Vancouverites leave town for their secret island getaways. They travel to their preferred islands for many unique reasons: retreat experiences at Rivendell and Xenia on Bowen Island, the Salt Spring <p><a href="http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop/blogs/dimensions/2010/05/25/vancouverites-connect-mother-earth-ferry-first" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dimensions Life Anastasia David Suzuki Diversity Festival faith First Nations Gardens Hollyhock multidimensional complexity our canadian identity unceded Coast Salish land Tue, 25 May 2010 23:12:00 +0000 Kathie Wallace 4023 at http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop W2 connects with world in GloNet/Future Everything Conference http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop/blogs/dimensions/2010/05/13/w2-connects-world-glonetfuture-everything-conference The Globally Networked Event (GloNet)at the W2 Storyeum focused on open data and social inclusion, spanning five time zones with live and virtual speakers who created a dialogue between Vancouver, C<p><a href="http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop/blogs/dimensions/2010/05/13/w2-connects-world-glonetfuture-everything-conference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dimensions Adam Greenfield Andrea Reimer FutureEverything Globally Networked Event (GloNet) Irwin Oostindie Life open data Sao Paolo Vancouver W2 Fri, 14 May 2010 06:30:00 +0000 Kathie Wallace 3918 at http://vanobs.vanobs03.ct.coop