Blogs - Media

From PeacockPoverty:

PeacockPoverty is a collection of individuals with an experience of poverty who join together to share knowledge, strength, talent and wisdom with each other and our friends.

Peacock Poverty posts poverty news and opinion in an online magazine format with contributor blogs. Updated regularly, the site has a comprehensive index of...

Keywords: Homelessness, Human Rights, Media, Organizing, Poverty Research, Unemployment, Welfare, All of Canada, International

Frances Bula, a former Vancouver Sun reporter, writes the State of Vancouver blog. The blog has stories and opinion pieces on city politics, the Downtown Eastside, homelessness and other Vancouver issues.

Keywords: Media, British Columbia

Challenging the Commonplace is a blog by two social researchers with stories on a variety of issues including poverty and homelessness.

Keywords: Homelessness, Media, All of Canada

Homeless Nation, a website created for and by homeless people in Canada, hosts blogs for people living in poverty. You can read other blogs or sign up and get your own blog.

Keywords: Homelessness, Media, United States

No Excuse: The Poverty Project is a blog managed and mostly written by Hamilton Spectator poverty beat reporter, Bill Dunphy, and is part of the paper's larger Poverty Project. The blog has daily news items, events, resources, and a chance to engage in discussions with the paper, Dunphy and each other.

Keywords: Media, Poverty Research, Ontario

Intercontinental Cry is a blog with an extensive international list of blogs, media, technology and news sites with an focus on indigenous issues.

Keywords: Indigenous, Media, International

The Poverty News Blog has news and links about the struggle of the poor around the world.

Keywords: Media, Poverty Research, International

The Mainlander is a Metro Vancouver online publication dedicated to the coverage of municipal politics, housing and homelessness, policing, arts and culture and more.

The Mainlander aims to:

  • provide historical context for breaking news.
  • unpack politicians’ spin, and provide background information needed to hold them accountable.
  • dig up facts that may be of...
Keywords: Government Policy, Homelessness, Housing, Media, online magazine, British Columbia

The Hook is the Tyee's political blog. This blog has stories and opinions about BC politics, homelessness, the Olympics and more.

Keywords: Media, British Columbia