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DisconTent City Nanaimo (Photos)

I took a stroll through Nanaimo’s DisconTent City today. The first tents were set up here on May 17, 2018, to draw attention to the problem of homelessness and lack of affordable housing in Nanaimo. The encampment is on city-owned … Continue reading

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RED ZONE – Where will YOU sleep tonight?

   RED ZONE poems of homelessness & urban decay by Kim Goldberg September 2009 150 pages, 60+ photos  $18.95   By official estimates, three hundred people live and sleep on the streets of Nanaimo, British Columbia. On any given day, … Continue reading

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