Joshua Hergesheimer Feed http://www.vancouverobserver.com/contributor_content/74 en Demonstrators vow to "Up the Noise" to protect Howe Sound http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/demonstrators-vow-noise-protect-howe-sound-lng-development The Future of Howe Sound Society held a rally on Sunday in Thornborough Channel to raise awareness about proposed industrial developments along the Sea to Sky corridor.<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/demonstrators-vow-noise-protect-howe-sound-lng-development" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/demonstrators-vow-noise-protect-howe-sound-lng-development#comments News BC Government community plan Howe Sound LNG recreation sea to sky highway watersports Tue, 29 Jul 2014 05:37:00 +0000 Joshua Hergesheimer 19480 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Inside the turbulent Guatemalan movement against Canadian mining http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/inside-turbulent-guatemalan-movement-against-canadian-mining Two loud pops crack open the sky. Tires squeal, heads turn, people duck for cover.<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/inside-turbulent-guatemalan-movement-against-canadian-mining" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/inside-turbulent-guatemalan-movement-against-canadian-mining#comments News anti-mining canadian mining companies corporate social responsibility csr Escobal guatemala Kevin McArthur Minera San Rafael MiningWatch Nueva Santa Rosa resource extraction San Rafael Tahoe Resources Wed, 16 Jul 2014 03:21:00 +0000 Joshua Hergesheimer 19411 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Guatemalans speak out about heavy cost of Canada's silver mining http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/world/guatemalans-speak-out-about-heavy-cost-canadas-silver-mining Anti-mining activists in Nueva Santa Rosa speak out against mining activities in southeastern Guatemala.<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/world/guatemalans-speak-out-about-heavy-cost-canadas-silver-mining" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/world/guatemalans-speak-out-about-heavy-cost-canadas-silver-mining#comments World Activism anti-mining CODIDENA Goldcorp guatemala lawsuit Minera San Rafael mining San Rafael Tahoe Resources Thu, 26 Jun 2014 03:40:00 +0000 Joshua Hergesheimer 19215 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com This man says Canadians need to know what's in their government pension plan and what demanding justice cost him http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/man-says-canadians-need-know-whats-their-government-pension-plan-and-what-demanding-justice He pulls up his shirt, tilts his head to the side, and tells me to take his photo. "That way Canadians can see for themselves what is happening here."<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/man-says-canadians-need-know-whats-their-government-pension-plan-and-what-demanding-justice" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/news/man-says-canadians-need-know-whats-their-government-pension-plan-and-what-demanding-justice#comments News anti-mining canadian mining companies CODIDENA guatemala MiningWatch Tahoe Resources Tue, 24 Jun 2014 07:02:00 +0000 Joshua Hergesheimer 19202 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Protesters call for Dick Cheney arrest http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/thescene/2011/09/27/protesters-call-dick-cheney-arrest Protesters attempted to block the front doors of the Vancouver Club earlier this evening, in an effort to prevent people from attending a book club-sponsored presentation by former U.S. government...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/thescene/2011/09/27/protesters-call-dick-cheney-arrest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/thescene/2011/09/27/protesters-call-dick-cheney-arrest#comments The Scene News Politics bon mot book club Dick Cheney George W. Bush torture U.S. vice president Vancouver Club war criminal West Hastings Street Tue, 27 Sep 2011 23:15:00 +0000 Joshua Hergesheimer 8849 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com London riots bring back memories of disenfranchised British youth http://www.vancouverobserver.com/politics/commentary/2011/08/09/london-riots-bring-back-memories-disenfranchised-british-youth What is happening on the streets looks more like a ‘Revenge of the Council Estates’ zombie flick than a Public Enemy inspired ‘Fight the Power’ protest.<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/politics/commentary/2011/08/09/london-riots-bring-back-memories-disenfranchised-british-youth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/politics/commentary/2011/08/09/london-riots-bring-back-memories-disenfranchised-british-youth#comments Commentary 2011 council estates exclusion Fight the Power Hackney london looting Mark Duggan Public Enemy riots Wed, 10 Aug 2011 01:05:00 +0000 Joshua Hergesheimer 8234 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Slideshow: Granville Street flooded with fans as Canucks advance to finals http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/canucks/2011/05/25/slideshow-granville-street-flooded-fans-canucks-advance-finals Supporters of the Vancouver Canucks hockey team flood Granville Street after the Canucks won a double-overtime victory over the San Jose Sharks. The last time the Canucks advanced to the final round... http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/canucks/2011/05/25/slideshow-granville-street-flooded-fans-canucks-advance-finals#comments Canucks Photography City Culture Canucks Granville Street Stanley Cup Stanley Cup finals street party Vancouver Police Department Wed, 25 May 2011 22:24:00 +0000 Joshua Hergesheimer 7387 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com The sounds of spring...and loud motorcycles? http://www.vancouverobserver.com/life/2011/05/16/sounds-springand-loud-motorcycles Every spring, the singing of songbirds is interrupted by the rumble reverberating out of the exhaust system of loud motorcycles. So I decided to host an open forum to ask: just how loud is too loud?<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/life/2011/05/16/sounds-springand-loud-motorcycles" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/life/2011/05/16/sounds-springand-loud-motorcycles#comments Life Bylaws city noise motorcycles Tue, 17 May 2011 12:49:00 +0000 Joshua Hergesheimer 7303 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Policing the Canucks' playoff run: Can we be trusted with fun? http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/sports/2011/04/20/policing-canucks-playoff-run-can-we-be-trusted-fun It's time for Vancouver to revive its Games spirit and get its street party on.<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/sports/2011/04/20/policing-canucks-playoff-run-can-we-be-trusted-fun" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/city/sports/2011/04/20/policing-canucks-playoff-run-can-we-be-trusted-fun#comments Sports 2010 Olympic Games Canucks fun overtime Playoffs police Wed, 20 Apr 2011 17:12:00 +0000 Joshua Hergesheimer 7029 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Please keep your dogs off the beach. My children are playing. http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/outside/2011/01/28/please-keep-your-dogs-beach-my-children-are-playing If I took up fire twirling you wouldn't want me near your children. So can't you keep your dogs out of the dog-free area?<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/outside/2011/01/28/please-keep-your-dogs-beach-my-children-are-playing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/outside/2011/01/28/please-keep-your-dogs-beach-my-children-are-playing#comments Life Outside Outdoors Opinion Life beaches children dogs laws safety Sat, 29 Jan 2011 09:11:00 +0000 Joshua Hergesheimer 6165 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com