Speaking Truth from Within Power: Passion, Politics, and Drug Policy in Canada

Date: 
Friday, May 4, 2012
Time: 
7:00 pm
Location: 
Vancouver Vancouver, BC
Canada
Event Description: 

Come out and join Pivot Legal Society for an evening of politics, passion, and the future of drug policy in Canada! 


The evening will feature Conservative Senator Claude Nolin, Liberal Senator (and former Mayor of Vancouver) Larry Campbell, Federal NDP Deputy Leader (Health) Libby Davies, and BC NDP MLA Nicholas Simons.

Each of the politicians will talk about their experiences working in government and advocating different or innovative approaches to drug policy in Canada.

After the talk, there will be chance to mingle and meet the speakers. There will also be a cash bar featuring wine and Whistler Beer.

What: Speaking Truth from Within Power: Passion, Politics, and Drug Policy in Canada

When: Friday, May 4th 7pm start

Where: Pivot HQ 121 Heatley Avenue

Who: People interested in politics and drug policy

Cost: $15 (no one will be turned away for lack of funds)

All proceeds from the event will go to support Pivot's community legal work in Vancouver's downtown eastside.

Get your tickets at http://speaktruth.eventbrite.ca