Karin Goodwin

Karin Goodwin is co-editor of the Ferret, an investigative journalism co-operative based in Scotland.

Short Cuts: Vancouver’s Opioid Crisis

Karin Goodwin, 19 October 2023

TraciLetts first went to the Overdose Prevention Society’s drug consumption room in Vancouver in late 2019. Her own son, Mike, was in jail, but she was with a friend who was hoping to find her missing daughter. Letts’s suburban home isn’t far from the stretch of East Hastings Street in Downtown Eastside populated by fentanyl users who live on the street, their possessions...

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