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Robert Cook

Robert Cook was a Vancouver gay rights activist and member of Gay Alliance Towards Equality (GATE). In 1979 he unsuccessfully ran as a protest candidate in the BC provincial election for the West Vancouver-Howe Sound riding, in an attempt to raise human rights issues regarding sexual orientation.

Names Robert Cook (Main)
BE [n72.106] Bob Cook (altName)
BE [n74.113]
Related Pages https://lglc.ca/person/RCOO/
Occupations Journalist
1976

https://lglc.ca/event/n75.35

Politician
1979/05

“BC candidate scores points,” Body Politic, no. 53 (1979), p. 15

Instructor at Capilano College HigherEducation

“BC candidate scores points,” Body Politic, no. 53 (1979), p. 15

Associated Places Capilano College (Employee)

“BC candidate scores points,” Body Politic, no. 53 (1979), p. 15

Associated Organizations https://lglc.ca/organization/GATEV/ (Member)
1974/06/10

BCE [n74.113]

Associated Periodicals https://lglc.ca/periodical/p10/ (Journalist)
1973 - 1976

BCE [n72.106], D [n75.35]

https://lglc.ca/periodical/p39/ (Journalist)
1973/10 - 1976/04

BCE [n73.87], D [n75.208]