Voice Radio Ep. 47 – Random attacks in Vancouver highlight stigma about vulnerable communities
Misconceptions distract public from underlying issues that cause attacks, experts say
By Cala Ali
In 2021, the Vancouver Police Department said that four stranger assaults occured per day in Vancouver. However, some say that certain communities are unfairly blamed for the random attacks. In this episode, experts break down problematic narratives often expressed about random attacks in Vancouver.