Archive for the ‘Fight HST’ Category

Some of AHA MEDIA status updates on Facebook and Twitter over 2009 in Vancouver + Downtown Eastside ( DTES )

December 21, 2009 Leave a comment

@Ahamedia went and filmed our walkthrough of @Workspace!! Post tomorrow!

Going to film Press Conference at Golden Crown – Illegal Tenant Evictions

NEW POST! @AHAMEDIA filmed at Fight HST Rally at Canada Place on Sat Sept 18 – Over 5,000 ppl!

Will be helping to present at #BarCamp on @FearlessCity – Moble Media + @W2Woodwards – New Media Arts Centre in Vancouver #BCV09

Will be helping to do a presentation on Mobile Media Strategies at @FreshMediaMe at @W2Woodwards from 1:50pm to 2:40pm TODAY!

Just filmed a short segment of the the Sites of Empowerment tour in the Vancouver Downtown Eastside with Wendy Pedersen and CCAP volunteers. Nice to see Vancouver City Councillor George Chow with our group of 40 interested folks on life in our community! 🙂

Dear Friends, I just started @AHAMEDIA Fan page on Facebook. Please come join me Thank you

Today AHA MEDIA will be filming Remembrance Day ceremonies at Victory Square in Vancouver

AHA MEDIA filmed at the Fight HST Rally at Canada Place in Vancouver

September 21, 2009 Leave a comment

AHA MEDIA was invited to go and film at the Rally on Saturday, Sept 18, 2009 at Canada Place. An estimated 5,000 people showed up to support the cause!

Fight HST rally


Speakers included

Tom Shields – M.C. (Former Mayor of Osoyoos)

Tom Shields - M.C. (Former Mayor of Osoyoos)


Bill Vander Zalm – Host (Former BC Premier)

Bill Vander Zalm


Carole James – Leader of the Official Opposition

Carol James


Bill Tieleman – No BC HST Facebook Creator / 24 Hours columnist.

Bill Tieleman


Below is a photo of April Smith of AHA MEDIA with Ellen Woodsworth, Deputy Mayor of Vancouver who gave a rousing speech!

April with Ellen

AHA MEDIA wishes to thank Rainer Schmoll of, Event organizer for the invitation to come and film at the Fight HST rally.

Rainer and Bill with concerned citizen


Below is a twitter update from Lorraine Murphy

raincoaster  Congrats to @AHAMedia, who made the news on all major networks for their coverage at the anti-HST rally


Please see for videos and photos of the rally!