Occupy Vancouver

Mayor Gregor Robertson explainer

A backgrounder on incumbent mayor Gregor Robertson and his position on key election issues.

Thrown to the lions in the coliseum of #Occupy

St. Andrew's-Wesley United Church seemed more Roman coliseum than house of worship last night as a ferocious crowd of protesters seemed hungry for Mayor Gregor Robertson and candidate Suzanne Anton's...

Occupy Vancouver camper wins Last Candidate Standing election debate

Vancouver municipal election 2011: Light sabres. Pineapples. Saxophones. Bribery. Not your usual election props...

New study shows Vancouver residents are satisfied with economy, overall quality of life

A new poll from Justason Market Intelligence shows that 77 per cent of Metro Vancouver residents are satisfied with the economy, and most are happy with their overall quality of life.

Occupy Vancouver and Vision Vancouver

Strange enemies with many shared goals.

Masked protesters seen at Occupy Vancouver

About a dozen masked protesters dressed in black, and carrying flag poles and backpacks have been seen at the Occupy Vancouver gathering this afternoon, according to Vancouver Police. Police have...

Occupy Vancouver reflects on day after death of 23-year old: slideshow

A day after a woman -- now identified by police as Ashlie Gough, 23, of Victoria -- was found dead at Occupy Vancouver, energy at the camp was "thick" as demonstrators debated their next steps.

Mayor looks to shut down Occupy Vancouver

Since the death of a young woman at the Occupy Vancouver protests, Mayor Gregor Robertson has stepped up efforts to have the Vancouver Art Gallery protest site shut down. ...

Reactions to death at #OccupyVancouver

The death of a young woman at the Occupy Vancouver protests sparked controversy on social media about the protest movement, which has been in Vancouver since October 15.   "Woman confirmed...

Occupy Vancouver in shock after suspected overdose death

Occupy Vancouver protestors held a candle-light vigil to mourn the death of a woman who died of a suspected overdose Saturday at the camp, while Mayor Robertson announced the tent city must go.