VICE World News reached out to all major federal parties to see how they would address soaring housing prices and inequality.
Experts warn that overall wealth inequality is only going to worsen without real interventions to cool housing prices.
While harm reduction experts applauded Justin Trudeau’s plan to remove mandatory minimums, they were also concerned the bill still reinforces harms associated with drug criminalization.
Drug overdose deaths far outpaced deaths from COVID-19 in the province, which is pursuing decriminalization.
Health Canada is reviewing Vancouver’s request to decriminalize all drugs, just as Montreal has made an ask for national decriminalization.
Kingston, Ontario Mayor Bryan Paterson addressed the ‘elephant in the room’ in an impassioned speech before city council supporting a ban of the practice.
The Canadian Association for Free Expression, led by self-described white nationalist Paul Fromm, received money from the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy.
VICE World News surveyed 30 Canadian mayors to ask them if they would follow Vancouver’s lead and pursue local drug decriminalization.
A new study shows how drug dealers can play a crucial role in harm reduction during the overdose crisis.