Fighting for Space

Fighting for Space

How A Group of Drug Users Transformed One City's Struggle With Addiction

Book - 2017
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Tells the story of a grassroots group of addicts in downtown Vancouver who throughout the 1990s and 2000s demanded that they be given the same rights as other citizens.
Publisher: Vancouver : Arsenal Pulp Press, [2017]
Copyright Date: ©2017
ISBN: 9781551527123
155152712X
Branch Call Number: 362.29 L96f
Characteristics: 407 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm

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Travis Lupick documents the history of harm reduction in North America and activism by drug users in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside to change policies for marginalized individuals.

This book is the winner of the George Ryga Award for Social Awareness.Travis Lupick brings us the story of a group of drug users turned activists fighting for the rights of the downtown Vancouver drug addicts.

Travis Lupick brings us the story of a group of drug users turned activists fighting for the rights. This book is also the winner of the George Ryga Award for Social Awareness.

Travis Lupick is the winner of the George Ryga Award for Social Awareness.


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