Together Against Displacement & Dispossession

2019-12-20T02:48:55-07:00Categories: Events and Updates, Public Statements|Tags: , , , , , , , |

On the weekend of June 11-12, 2016 Alliance Against Displacement organized a gathering of leaders of homeless and evicted peoples’ movements throughout southern British Columbia.

Solidarity between tent cities strengthens their political threat

2019-12-20T02:53:17-07:00Categories: Events and Updates|Tags: , , , , |

This year anti-displacement activists have begun organizing between tent cities, building a stronger, united movement of communities experiencing different forms of housing crisis and displacement pressures.

The Abbotsford Shuffle: Homeless people pushed from park to railway tracks

2019-12-20T02:54:16-07:00Categories: Events and Updates|Tags: , |

The fight for housing and health continues for homeless drug war survivors in Abbotsford, but they have refused to disappear and they are getting stronger.

Fight for Dignity: Abbotsford Homeless Await Court Decision

2019-12-20T03:00:18-07:00Categories: Events and Updates|Tags: , |

By Dave Diewert Originally published by The Volcano For 6 weeks this past summer, the Abbotsford chapter of the BC/Yukon Drug WaSurvivors and its team of lawyers have been [...]

“We are somebody”: Abbotsford Homeless take the City to Court

2019-12-20T03:00:26-07:00Categories: Events and Updates|Tags: , |

By Dave Diewert and DJ Larkin Originally published in The Volcano On June 4, 2015, members of the Abbotsford Chapter of the Drug War Survivors and their allies gathered [...]

“Displace and Disperse”: Abbotsford’s Solution to the Homeless Problem

2019-11-10T10:07:14-07:00Categories: Events and Updates|Tags: , |

By Dave Diewert Originally published in The Volcano If there is one thing to learn from the City of Abbotsford, it’s how not to deal with the homeless crisis. Abbotsford’s [...]