Democracy Watch Episode February 14, 2019

Open Mosque Day B.C. & Two Perspectives on Rental 100

4:39pm - 6:00pm

This is an extended edition of Democracy Watch. The show begins with a feature on BC’s first Open Mosque Day. Reporter Hina Imam speaks live with Mosque Day Program Manager Adnan Akiel about the significance of this cultural event.

We then turn to the City's Rental 100 program, which has Vancouver's housing advocates divided. The News Collective speaks with Karen Sawatzky, former Chair of a Vancouver Renter Advisory Committee and member of Abundant Housing and Sara Sagii, a Steering Committee member of the Vancouver Tenants Union.

Track Listing:

If I Don't Get the Respect I Deserve, So Help Me God
Shitlord Fuckerman · Investigate Loud Earth