Capitalism and the War on Drugs
How do systemic inequalities and our economic systems feed into the ongoing overdose crisis?
In this community-led presentation and workshop, Garth Mullins, host of the
After the panel discussion, there will be a Narcan training workshop so you can carry away a Naloxone kit and the skills to use it.
This event will be taped for a future episode of Crackdown
Host and Executive Producer of Crackdown
The Crackdown Editorial Board
Dean Wilson, Laura Shaver, Jeff Louden, Shelda Kastor, Al Fowler and Samona Marsh of the Crackdown Editorial Board have decades in the trenches and have together reversed hundreds of overdoses.
Peer engagement lead, BCCSU
President, BCAPOM; Board member, VANDU
Curve Lake First Nation
As this event is free, and free events routinely have a high number of no-shows, it is our policy to overbook. Seating is limited and will be available to registered attendees on a first-come, first-served basis. We will, however, do our best to accommodate everyone.
312 Main is located at the corner of Main and Cordova. Please enter from the Cordova Street entrance. There will be volunteers to greet you at the door. Our event will take place on the third floor.
312 Main can be reached via the R5, 4, 7, 22, 19, 14, and 16 bus routes.
312 Main does not have on-site parking, but there is metered parking in the neighbourhood and there are covered parking garages on 306 Cordova Street, 144 Cordova Street and 437 East Hasting.
312 Main is a wheelchair accessible venue.
There are wheelchair accessible, gender neutral washrooms with individual stalls.
If you have any questions, concerns, or comments regarding this event’s accessibility, feel free to connect with us at email@example.com or 778-782-9442. To book childminding or any language interpretation/activation please email us by March 25.
We respectfully acknowledge that this event takes place on the Unceded, Traditional, Ancestral Territories of the Sḵwx̱wú7mesh, səl̓ilw̓ətaʔɬ, and xʷməθkʷəy̓əm First Nations.
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