Media coverage of the April 17 2012 “Storming” of city hall against Sequel 138


Erica Bulman, “Protesters storm City Hall over proposed high-rise.” Vancouver 24Hours, April 17, 2012.

Yolande Cole, “Downtown Eastside residents take condo protest to Vancouver council chambers.” Georgia Straight, April 17, 2012.

Murray Bush, “Prelude to Sequel 138 debate.” Vancouver Media Coop, April 17, 2012.

(VIDEO) Lauren Emily Oxford, “Vancouver city hall occupation against condos.” Vancouver Media Coop, April 18 2012.

Joseph Jones, “Downtown Eastside goes up against city hall.” Vancouver Media Coop, April 18 2012.

Ian Austin, “Protesters crash Vancouver city council, warn of drug dealer ‘turf wars’ over DTES gentrification.” The Province, April 17, 2012.

Ian Austin, “Protesters occupy city hall: Condo plans will disrupt drug trade, group says.” The Province, April 18, 2012 (print version)

IMPORTANT: See response to earlier similar article from VANDU here

And see other media coverage of the DTES Not for Developers Coalition actions against Sequel 138 condos here:


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