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THE RIGHT TO REMAIN (R2R) Documentary airs on CBC Television

Vancouver Downtown Eastside residents find an unexpected and influential ally as they fight to save their community from developers. WATCH ONLINE National airdate Saturday, March 12, 2016 on CBC Television Original airdate August 8, 2015, CBC.ca North by Northwest, guest host…

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The Right to REMAIN in Vancouver’s Nihonmachi/Downtown Eastside

by Jeff Masuda with Aaron Franks Originally published 11 March, 2014 online and in print in The Bulletin: a journal of Japanese-Canadian community, history + culture   What’s in a name? This is a question being posed by a team of…

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CEHE Summer Sum-Up 2013

by Aaron Franks, CEHE Research Associate With the Solstice and the Canada Day weekend just behind us, and many people contemplating holidays (maybe even taking some!), we thought the time was right to pause and take stock of what we…

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Announcing a New Research Partnership on Human Rights and Place in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside

by Jeff Masuda I first became interested in the Downtown Eastside when I moved to Vancouver in 2007. Living in the city for the first time motivated me to learn more about my own family’s history in the area of…

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