Jesse Winter

Homelessness

The Last Days of Oppenheimer Park, Vancouver’s Tent City

Authorities shut down the camp, one of Canada's largest, over fears of coronavirus spreading throughout its residents.
Jesse Winter
5.12.20
Drugs

Deadly Overdoses Are Rocking Canada's Poorest Neighbourhood Under Lockdown

In the Downtown Eastside, ground zero for Canada’s opioid crisis, a new wave of fatal overdoses has Vancouver's top doctor worried.
Jesse Winter
4.30.20
Canada

What It's Like Living in a Region Divided by a Pipeline and Colonialism

Yes, there are many livelihoods on the line in and around Wet'suwet'en. But the political divides are more complicated than the rest of Canada thinks.
Jesse Winter
2.13.20
News

The Raid on Wet’suwet’en the RCMP Couldn’t Finish

More than 24 hours after police initiated a court-ordered removal of Indigenous people in northern British Columbia, a standoff with a second camp remains ongoing.
Jesse Winter
2.7.20
News

RCMP Are Raiding Wet’suwet’en Land Defender Camps

At least six people have been arrested after the RCMP started raiding Wet'suwet'en land defender camps early this morning.
Sarah Berman
Jesse Winter
2.6.20
First Nations

RCMP Raid of Wet'suwet'en Territory 'Imminent' As Pipeline Talks Break Down

Nearly 100 officers are positioned to enforce a court order making way for a pipeline through unceded Indigenous land.
Jesse Winter
2.5.20
First Nations

I Left Home to Dig Pit Toilets on the Front Lines of the Wet’suwet’en Standoff

“I felt I couldn’t just stand by and watch this in the news anymore,” Susan Bibbing told VICE.
Jesse Winter
2.3.20
Photos

Inside the Wet’suwet’en Anti-Pipeline Camp That Police Are Blockading

Indigenous land defenders are keeping a close eye on cops as the standoff enters its fourth week.
Jesse Winter
1.28.20
sixties scoop

Indigenous survivors of abuse in group homes want to sue Canada

Proposed class action suit claims federal government’s $750 million Sixties Scoop settlement doesn’t go far enough
Jesse Winter
12.1.17
Culture

How We Define Indigenous Homelessness Matters

It’s about more than just finding shelter.
Jesse Winter
11.8.17