Building Bridges Vancouver Ceases Operation

It is with deep regret that Building Bridges Vancouver no longer will be able to sponsor educational and informational events concerning the ongoing occupation in Israel-Palestine and will also close down its website. We honour Donald Grayston, the founder of this organization, for his vision in leading the way, and we thank the many who […]

Holy Land Narratives by Donald Grayston

Holy Land narratives A scene from ‘Omar,’ Hany Abu-Assad’s thriller set on both sides of the separation wall. Photo courtesy of Adopt Films.  Three recent takes on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict can help Canadians grasp the whole picture By Donald Grayston On a recent visit to the West Bank, former foreign affairs minister John Baird had […]

Help Defend Tamam and Her Family

Help Defend Tamam and Her Family Canada Palestine Association (CPA)-Vancouver has started a Defense Fund for Tamam and Kenza al Zobaidi (mother and daughter), who were denied their legitimate residency status in Jerusalem by the Israeli occupation authorities. Tamam has now “become, essentially, stateless, and risks falling out of ‘legal’ status in Canada, which would […]

Gideon Levy in Vancouver, March 29, 2015

Building Bridges Vancouver is pleased to share the following: Canadians for Justice and Peace in the Middle East (CJPME) Present in Vancouver: Gideon Levy, “The most heroic Israeli” The Independent asked “Is Gideon Levy the most hated man in Israel or just the most heroic?” He is hated, because he unhesitatingly tells the truth about […]

Seeking the Peace of Jerusalem Conference

Building Bridges Vancouver is pleased to share the following — NECEF SABEEL CANADA REGISTER NOW: EARLY CONFERENCE REGISTRATION RATE AVAILABLE UNTIL MARCH 31, 2015! Seeking the Peace of Jerusalem: Overcoming Christian Zionism in the Quest for Justice Upcoming conference presented by CFOS and co-sponsored by the Anglican Church of Canada, Friends of Sabeel North America […]