Further evidence as to the political ascendancy of a different part of our cultural mix. A younger demographic, neither left nor right. People with media skills, energy, focus.
Oh yeah, and facing a nasty civic crisis with determination and intensity and clear political will.
Plus a message that not too long ago was the third rail, kiss of death, immediate disqualifier and prima facie proof of irrevocable electoral idiocy.
“Every ‘hood for everyone, every day.”
A.K.A. lifting exclusionary rezoning to allow construction of denser housing on 70+ % of Vancouver’s land.
See how my summary is boring and clunky. Now watch the video again.
I had the honour of filming some local music superstars for this video by @OneCityVan. Featuring #CharlieDemers @Tariqmusiq #MarkBeaty of La Candela/The Be Good Tanyas, #CorbinMurdoch of The Nautical Miles, and my hero @elinthebean. Check it out below and vote One City! #VanElxn https://t.co/VxXNoWMFQD
— Kevin Eastwood (@Kevin_Eastwood) October 10, 2018
BTW — that faint wheezing sound you hear is from old-line parties, wondering why the hell they’re losing control of the city, but still bravely dog-whistling “veto” at every opportunity.