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Vancouver International Film Festival Picks for Day 1& 2
Volkmar Richter’s best bets for Thurs and Friday at VIFF include a Mordecai Richler tale, a riot that produced gay pride, a sexy ballet and some good old gospel music. (Read more)
Sep 28th, 2010
The People's Summit urges leaders to act
Starting at noon on June 20th, the blocks on Main Street between 30th and 33rd will be closed off to traffic and the Vancouver Peoples’ Summit will begin. The event, in...
Jun 15th, 2010
Human Trafficking Alive and Well for the 2010 Olympics
The Salvation Army is set to launch a huge campaign against human trafficking during the Olympics because, “God is bigger than VANOC.”
Feb 2nd, 2010
Transforming a Predators' World
"A measure of our society's worth and compassion is how we treat our most vulnerable citizens. If we fail to do all we can to protect those who cannot speak for themselves, we cannot call ours...
Nov 20th, 2009
Prostitution and transforming a predator’s world
[Editors Note: This is a revised version of a previous article.] "A measure of our society’s worth and compassion is how we treat our most vulnerable citizens. If we fail to do all we can to...
Dec 2nd, 2009