The Peoples Republic to End Poverty

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Vancouver, August 19th, 6-10pm Republic Nightclub, 958 Granville Street This art show & fundraiser brings together a collection of established artists and organizations reaching marginalized individuals through art.     Featuring live art, body painters, and established local artists as … Continue reading

Nelson adopts poverty reduction resolution

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Nelson council recently passed the following motion unanimously:  THAT the City of Nelson copy the attached resolution to the AKGLG (Association of Kootenay Boundary Local Governments) and submit the attached resolution to the Union of British Columbia Municipalities before June … Continue reading

A Win for a Living Wage

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Congrats New West! New Westminster City Council voted unanimously to adopt the first municipal Living Wage policy in Canada. They have used the Living Wage Coalition’s definition of the family living wage (meaning, modelled on a family of four with … Continue reading