EDUCATION IN THE CITY
The March 6th show will be almost entirely dedicated to education in Vancouver and the Lower Mainland. There will be interviews from the March 2nd student rally organized in support of striking BC teachers, plus Vancouver School Board Trustee Allan Wong (COPE) and Patrick Parkes, Burnaby Teachers’ Association officer-at-large/grievance officer and the BCTF’s Global Educator editor, will be joining for a live discussion to discuss the current labour action and provide insight into public school conditions in the Lower Mainland and the province. We will be exploring the conditions that have led to the current labour action.
RIZE PUBLIC HEARING UPDATE + ROBO-CALLING PROTEST
A short update on the public hearings for the proposed 19-storey Rize development in Mount Pleasant and coverage of the Saturday, March 3rd robo-calling / election fraud protest at Victory Square, featuring speakers including MP Libby Davies, MP Joyce Murray, Sean Devlin (shitharperdid.com), Green Party Councillor (and deputy federal Green Party leader) Adriane Carr, comedian/author Charlie Demers, among others.