Syrian Refugees Say They Aren't Angry After Pepper Spray Attack in Vancouver
"It is a hate crime against people who have newly come to this country, that's a pretty serious thing," the Vancouver police chief told reporters Saturday after an attack that drew condemnation from Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.
British Columbia's Outdated Foster Care System Is Contributing to Homelessness
Once young people age out of BC's broken foster care system, they are offered no support and often end up living on the streets of Vancouver.
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Despite Federal Warnings, Vancouver Votes to License Medical Marijuana Dispensaries
It's the first Canadian city to establish a medical marijuana shop regime, which includes a $30,000 licensing fee and limits proximity to schools. The health minister quickly expressed her deep disappointment.
Local Governments in Canada Say the Feds' Response to Vancouver Fuel Spill Was Too Slow
Politicians blamed each other for delayed spill response last week, as many popular Vancouver beaches remain closed.