Posts Tagged ‘Vancouver’

‘Activists Behind Illegal Camps’

May 24, 2017

This politically-designed camp by people from outside our community was set up for the media. It’s not a response to the true need of the local population.

This travelling circus is dangerous to those both inside and near it – we’re going to move Heaven and Earth to shut it down before anyone gets hurt.” 

“Two B.C. municipalities were in court last week, trying to get injunctions against new tent camps that are trying to get established in their communities. (more…)

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‘Government Aiding Hard Drug Dealers’

May 15, 2017

‘Vancouver’s drug strategy has been a disaster. Be very wary of emulating it’: 

“Last week, Edmonton city hall voted 10-1 in favour of building not just one “safe consumption” site for drugs, but four of them — all within walking distance of one another in one of the city’s lowest-income urban districts.

“The decision was made despite the fact that more than 80% of Edmonton’s fentanyl-related overdoses are occurring in the suburbs — well beyond the reach of the new facilities. The move also ignores fervent pleas from locals, who claim that approving four drug consumption sites will be a death sentence for their already-chaotic and drug-ridden neighbourhood.

“And honestly, it’s hard to see how the locals are wrong. While the strategy of harm reduction can indeed save the lives of addicts in the short term, it can destroy communities if used in isolation.

“These unhappy results can be seen a province away. Vancouver is into its second decade of dealing with an injected-drug crisis. The city has been concentrating more and more services in its Downtown Eastside. The result? Everything seems to be getting worse (more…)

‘Nutbars Running Vancouver’

September 24, 2016

Mayor Moonbeam and the Clown Prince

This is what happens when you elect fanatics:

You might cook with it and heat your house with it today, but by 2050, no one in the City of Vancouver will be using natural gas.

The decision was made in July {by the totalitarian-minded city council} as part of its ‘Renewable City Strategy’. The plan calls for a ban of natural gas, meaning no new buildings can use it and old buildings must be retrofitted to use renewable energy.

{This goes in the exact opposite direction of the provincial government, which is investing in massive natural gas expansion. Taxpayers, of course, are paying for both. It once again raises the question of whether having more than one level of elected government only makes matters worse…} (more…)


Canadians For Legal Equality

"The only stable state is the one in which all men are equal before the law." Aristotle (384 BC - 322 BC)

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"The only stable state is the one in which all men are equal before the law." Aristotle (384 BC - 322 BC)