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Oil Can Harry's From 1966 to 1977, Danny Baceda and Frank Hook's three-room club on Thurlow Street was home to R&B, lounge music and jazz. Its cartoon-villain branding and playboy ethos made it the place to be, until it collapsed under the Oreste's Sure, it was just a restaurant with belly dancers, but...
B.C. is a leader in righting social wrongs through charitable business ventures. But as social enterprise emerges as a global trend and non-profits increasingly compete with traditional companies, what’s fair? Do they need special tax advantages? In theory and practice, what does social enterprise really mean? It does not feel like a dragon’s den.