Daphne Bramham: Vancouver mayor hangs re-election hopes on drug decriminalization and safe supply

Credit to Author: Daphne Bramham| Date: Sun, 21 Feb 2021 19:09:34 +0000

For Kennedy Stewart, harm reduction is about safe supply, supervised injection sites, free needles and is “a management tool, not a way to bring an end to addiction.”

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Daphne Bramham: Philanthropist Peter Wall offers a homeless solution

Credit to Author: Daphne Bramham| Date: Sun, 31 Jan 2021 18:00:20 +0000

Nearly two years ago, philanthropist and builder Peter Wall met with the newly elected mayor, Kennedy Stewart, and presented a plan to build close to 200 housing units in the heart of the Downtown Eastside, specifically for the most desperately in need. But the proposal was for much more than just a building. He offered […]

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Daphne Bramham: Philanthropist Peter Wall offers a homeless solution

Credit to Author: Daphne Bramham| Date: Sun, 31 Jan 2021 18:00:20 +0000

Nearly two years ago, philanthropist and builder Peter Wall met with the newly elected mayor, Kennedy Stewart, and presented a plan to build close to 200 housing units in the heart of the Downtown Eastside, specifically for the most desperately in need. But the proposal was for much more than just a building. He offered […]

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Daphne Bramham: Vancouver faces both a humanitarian and existential crisis

Credit to Author: Daphne Bramham| Date: Tue, 29 Dec 2020 02:58:10 +0000

Analysis: Vancouver’s core is at risk of becoming like New York City’s in the 1970s — a place abandoned by everyone except for the most vulnerable and disadvantaged who have nowhere else to go

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