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Foreskin advocate who let it all hang out in Vancouver Pride Parade won’t be allowed to march again in 2013

July 12, 2013

Canada’s foremost promoter of foreskin has been banned from next month’s Vancouver Pride parade. It seems Glen Callender broke parade rules — and the law — by marching with his foreskin at the forefront in last year’s parade. The Province – News / Vancouver

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Planning leader joins march against Downtown Eastside gentrification

June 12, 2013

Herb Varley voices frustration over approval of 1,000 condos with only 24 units of social housing globeandmail – British Columbia

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Sex trade workers, supporters march in downtown Vancouver

June 9, 2013

Sex workers are marching across the country to show solidarity ahead of a major supreme court case on June 13th — a case that could have implications for sex worker rights. Here in Vancouver, a few dozen marched through downtown to back a fetish house operator and a dominatrix who have been brought to the [...]

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Sex workers, supporters march in Vancouver ahead of Supreme Court hearing in Ottawa

June 9, 2013

Sex trade workers and supporters rallied in Vancouver Saturday, ahead of a landmark court case this week in Ottawa challenging Canada’s prostitution laws. Wearing crimson hats, feathers, sequin dresses and carrying red umbrellas symbolizing the movement to decriminalize adult sex work, a small group gathered at the Vancouver Art Gallery before marching through the streets. [...]

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Hundreds come out for Abbotsford’s first pride march

May 26, 2013
Hundreds come out for Abbotsford’s first pride march

About two hundred people came out on Saturday for the first ever Fraser Valley Pride parade in Abbotsford, B.C., a city with deep religious roots. CBC | British Columbia News

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