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Nina Grossman

Sports

West Shore rugby players take stand against toxic high-performance culture at Rugby Canada

By Nina Grossman
May 4, 2021

Athletes decry culture of 'anxiety, depression, racism, eating disorders, low self-worth, [and] mental illness'

Healthcare

Five years into the overdose crisis, Victoria's street drugs are stronger than ever

By Nina Grossman
Apr 26, 2021

In the absence of widespread safe supply, drug checking is saving lives

Know Your Neighbour

How outreach work at Beacon Hill Park helped Bear Henry connect with the past

By Nina Grossman
Apr 3, 2021

Originally from the Penelakut reserve near Chemainus, Henry spent several months as one of several unofficial, unpaid organizers at the Meegan Community Tent

Health

Accusations of mistreatment mount against Royal Jubilee's psychiatric facility

By Nina Grossman
Mar 27, 2021

A Facebook group surfaced allegations of insensitive and uncaring treatment for people in distress