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Tenants plan to refuse today’s unlawful and unnecessary eviction order from the Township of Langley

Five tenants are facing imminent eviction led by the Township of Langley. But with nowhere to go, no support from the City Council that is displacing them, and with a Residential Tenancy hearing scheduled for next week, the household plans to hold their ground and stay in their home.

April 30th, 2021|

“The IIO is blocking our access to justice”: Family of man murdered by RCMP call on Attorney General to join their fight against police brutality

The family of Kyaw Din, who was killed by RCMP officers in 2019, is calling on Attorney General David Eby to join them in their efforts to get justice for Kyaw. They call on the IIO to overturn its unjust decision to exonerate the police officers and refer Kyaw's file to the Crown for prosecution.

April 11th, 2021|

Surrey Bylaw Officers Steal from the Homeless, protestors say

On March 1st, bylaw officers seized Shiloh Cheyanna Ghostkeeper’s belongings, including the tent, bedding, and warm clothes she needs to survive winter nights on the streets of Surrey. The community is organizing to stop the street sweeps.

March 4th, 2021|

Township of Langley evicting tenants to pave affordable housing to put up a parking lot

Maureen and her roommates are working with the Eviction Defence Network to hold a news conference and demand that the Township of Langley stop the bulldozers that will push them into homelessness.

February 3rd, 2021|