Independent media needs you. Join the Tyee.

Video

Missed Our Tyee Event on the ‘Future of Working’? Watch It Here

We brought together five smart people to hash out how our jobs, and safety nets, are evolving.

Submitted by Tyee Staff, 20 Jun 2017

 

Is there a way to prosper doing precarious work? How will co-working communities band together? How will unions evolve in the years to come? Is job stability even possible?

The Tyee recently hosted “(In)secure: The Future of Working” to explore the future of work with a diverse range of speakers: economist Henry Siu of UBC, co-working advocate Ashley Proctor, veteran labour journalist Rod Mickleburgh, Ambrosia Vertesi of Duo Security and formerly Hootsuite, and human rights advocate Byron Cruz.

Gordon Katic of Cited, a podcast and syndicated radio program about research and higher education, moderated the event. You can listen to Cited’s great podcast of the event here.

The event was proudly co-presented with SFU's Vancity Office of Community Engagement, with support from United Steelworkers, Vancity, Community Savings, SFU Public Square, Urban Worker Project, BC Federation of Labour, and Changemakers Vancouver.

Where Do These Videos Come From? From you. You suggest 'em. We select 'em. We choose the ones that best adhere to our tagline: BC news, views, and solutions. Suggest here!

Recent Videos

Gord-Downie-Thumb.jpg

Remembering Gord Downie’s Heart for Canada

Remembering Gord Downie’s heart for Canada.

By Tyee Staff, 19 Oct 2017

Emma-Thompson-Weinstein.jpg

Emma Thompson on Women, Predators and Hollywood

Emma Thompson on women, predators and Hollywood.

By Tyee Staff, 17 Oct 2017

Rafe-Mair-Video.jpg

Parting Words: Rafe Mair’s Speech at His 80th Birthday Roast

Parting words: Rafe Mair’s speech at his 80th birthday roast.

Submitted by Tyee Staff, 10 Oct 2017

Loving-Vincent.jpg

European Animators Gogh For It

European animators Gogh for it in new hand-painted film.

By Tyee Staff, 28 Sep 2017

Twyla-Roscovich.jpg

Remembering Twyla Roscovich, a Champion of Our Coasts

Remembering filmmaker Twyla Roscovich, a champion of our coasts.

By Tyee Staff, 18 Sep 2017

Meditation-Park.jpg

An East Van Family Story in ‘Meditation Park’

An East Van family story in ‘Meditation Park.’

Submitted by Tyee Staff, 15 Sep 2017

Girard-Richmond.jpg

Asian Density and Canadian Sprawl: Kowloon vs. Richmond in Images

Asian density and Canadian sprawl: photographer Greg Girard captures Kowloon and Richmond.

By Tyee Staff, 6 Sep 2017

Streetfilms-Nijmegen.jpg

Welcome to Nijmegen, the City that ‘Tamed’ Cars

Welcome to Nijmegen, the city that ‘tamed’ cars.

By Tyee Staff, 22 Aug 2017

Canuck-Crow.jpg

The Story of East Van’s Community Crow in ‘Canuck and I’

He likes people, fast food, and riding the SkyTrain. Watch the story of East Van’s community crow.

By Tyee Staff, 31 Jul 2017

The Ban - video thumbnail

‘It Should Be Troubling to Any Canadian’: How Trump’s Travel Ban Affects Us

‘It should be troubling to any Canadian’: How Trump’s travel ban affects us

By Tyee Staff, 17 Jul 2017

Water Stories: Stockholm, London and New York | WaterAid - video thumbnail

Check Out Earth’s ‘Water Stories’ in Pictures

Check out Earth’s ‘Water Stories’ in pictures.

By Tyee Staff, 11 Jul 2017

Future-Work.jpg

Missed Our Tyee Event on the ‘Future of Working’? Watch It Here

Missed our Tyee event on the ‘Future of Working’? Watch it here.

By Tyee Staff, 20 Jun 2017

Everyone Needs a Home - a view inside Strachan House - video thumbnail

Everyone Needs a Home: A View Inside Toronto’s Inclusive Strachan House

This three-storey supportive housing complex in Toronto meets residents where they’re at.

By Tyee Staff, 2 Jun 2017

No-Fixed-Address.jpg

From a Van-Dweller to the Mayor, Doc Looks at Vancouver’s Housing Crisis

From a van-dweller to the mayor, doc looks at Vancouver’s housing crisis.

By Tyee Staff, 15 May 2017

BC-Election-Explainer.jpg

Too Lazy to Read? Here’s a Video Explainer of the Platforms This BC Election

Too lazy to read? Here’s a video explainer of the platforms this BC election.

Submitted by Tyee Staff, 2 May 2017