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The Volcano publishes news for working-class, low income, and Indigenous peoples across British Columbia, Canada. We print between 8,000-10,000 paper copies of our issues and distribute them around the province. Our content is uploaded to our site for each issue, and we also publish an online-only weekly newsletter to respond quickly to current events. The Volcano is currently printed and published on the traditional, ancestral, and unceded territories of the Musqueam, Tsleil-Waututh, and Squamish Nations.

Working Class Resistance to Mass Evictions in Ottawa

A look at the Herongate Tenant Coalition and how they organized to stop the eviction of working-class residents. By Sean PhippsOn May 7th 2018, 500 residents of Herongate, a working-class, predominantly Somali neighbourhood in Ottawa,...

Voices of Collective Power From Nanaimo’s Schoolhouse Squat

Analysis and collection of documents from the recent squat of the Nanaimo Schoolhouse Squat in British Columbia. To listen to our podcast interview with someone from Alliance Against Displacement, go here.“I’ve been chased around,...

Founding Declaration of Anita Place Tent City, Maple Ridge

Editor's Note: 'Anita Place' is a growing encampment of formerly houseless people who took over and self-organized a community occupation of land to deal with the increasing crisis of evictions, homelessness, and gentrification in British Columbia....