Political panel, sex workers' program threatened and TEDx comes to Victoria
View of Centennial Square and Occupy Victoria tents Thursday morning (Ken Kelly/DVBA)
Politics and the Occupation: Our Friday panel takes a look at the global protest's impact in local politics, and new rules for paying government employees' legal bills.
Two agencies helping sex-trade workers in Vancouver are out of cash and shutting down. Gregor speaks with Marion Little, executive director of PEERS, which does similar work in Victoria, and with a former sex trade worker who went through PEERS job training program.
Victoria's version of the global gathering of big ideas takes place this weekend. Gregor speaks with UVic writing professor David Leach who will be presenting a talk on using old ideas to refine modern urban spaces.