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Mexican folk dancers, live bands, burlesque troupes, fire dancers, stilt walkers, puppeteers, clowns, acrobats, magicians, Thriller-dancing zombies - thousands of people in wild costumes danced in the streets of East Van during Saturday's annual community-driven celebration of life and death, led by vaudevillian musical circus Dusty Flowerpot Cabaret. The Sun has teamed up with Bing Thom architects for the fourth year in a row to do a crowd-sourced trick-or-treat count map, which is now live. Comment?
Veteran LGQBT activists say the movement has lost its edge and is selling out to the mainstream and money. Corporate donors love Pride parade now. Comment?
Demonstrators clashed with police in two cities in the Pacific Northwest after earlier May Day marches in support of more rights for workers and immigrants and an end to police brutality. In Seattle, police said black-clad marchers threw wrenches, sticks and rocks at officers in the city's Capitol Hill neighbourhood Friday evening, injuring three officers, two of them seriously. Comment?
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