Misgendering is Sexual Harassment!

2021-01-14T18:55:36-07:00Categories: Events and Updates, Reports & Resources|Tags: |

This pamphlet was developed by Bread, Roses & Hormones, a campaign led by trans women and non-binary people. Misgendering is a fixation on trans people's bodies to control our genders and sexualities. It is a form of sexual harassment that must be fought on every front!

Save Surrey’s first and only street-run centre!

2021-01-04T17:42:46-07:00Categories: Events and Updates|Tags: , |

We need your help to keep the Whalley Centre open! We have to raise $1000 in monthly donations or $12,000 in one-time donations by December 31st to have the financial confidence we need to renew our lease and pay rent for the next year.

Whalley People’s Resource Centre Founding Statement

2020-12-21T13:07:02-07:00Categories: Events and Updates|Tags: , |

The Whalley Centre is run by and for the community: people surviving on the streets, warehoused in shelters, and incarcerated in supporting housing. The founding declaration explains the need for a street-run space in the face of police repression, government neglect, and social worker control.

No War on China! Joining the global movement against a new cold war

2020-11-30T12:36:32-07:00Categories: Events and Updates, Public Statements|Tags: |

Red Braid opposes the Western imperialist bloc that is reassembling against China, and especially, Canada’s central role in it. We believe the working class in the West must stand with the working class in China, not with Western imperial power. That means opposing war on China without compromise, and fighting sinophobia and the Canadian state head on. 

Block the closure of Surrey’s “TD mods,” fight for tenant-run housing

2020-08-17T23:58:35-07:00Categories: Events and Updates|Tags: , , |

In the midst of a global pandemic and spiralling economic crisis, Surrey is demolishing one of its few non-market, welfare-rate housing developments.

“We’re taking back the Strip!” Surrey’s newest tent city resists displacement

2020-06-24T09:01:14-07:00Categories: Events and Updates, News Releases|Tags: , |

Residents named the new tent city "Whalley World" in honour of the low-income neighbourhood that the City of Surrey is trying to rebrand and sell off to developers. People are tired of watching luxury condo towers go up while their friends are evicted to the streets, and they are fighting back!

“We don’t need more condos”: Whalley residents rally against gentrification 

2020-12-16T02:26:17-07:00Categories: Events and Updates, News Releases|Tags: , |

On Saturday June 20th, residents of Whalley are rallying on 135A Street, the former site of the tent city known as the Surrey Strip, against Mayor McCallum’s plan to push low-income residents out of the neighbourhood and hand Whalley over to the rich.