The “Forgotten Palestinians” with Peter Larson

Building Bridges Vancouver and The National Council on Canada Arab Relations Present The “Forgotten Palestinians” The Arab Israeli struggle for democracy inside today’s Israel Join us to hear a report by Peter Larson,  NCCAR Board of Directors and First Chair of NCCAR’s Israel/Palestine Educational Committee Many Canadians are aware of the injustices facing Palestinians in […]

Reminder! Pull the Pin: FACTS

From time to time Building Bridges Vancouver  receives announcements of local events and activities that may be of interest to our members, supporters and list subscribers. We forward them for your information Have you purchased your tickets for Pull the Pin: FACTS? A Political Evening of Performance, Discussion & Klezmer Punk Presented by Horses & […]

FFIPP Internship for Human Rights and Just Peace in Palestine/Israel

Faculty For Israeli-Palestinian Peace (FFIPP) Invites Canadian University Students From time to time Building Bridges Vancouver receives announcements of events and activities that may be of interest to our members, supporters and list subscribers.  We forward them for your information. Five-week internship program in Palestine/Israel that includes an intensive week-long orientation tour of the land, including […]

Online Film: My Neighbourhood

T’ruah (formerly Rabbis for Human Rights North America) is proud to partner with Just Vision in promoting two of their documentary projects about Sheikh Jarrah: My Neighbourhood (see below) and Home Front: Portraits from Sheikh Jarrah, a series of free online documentary shorts. Both are available with supplementary resources from T’ruah. Sheikh Jarrah: My Neighbourhood […]

Pull the Pin: FACTS

A Political Evening of Performance, Discussion & Klezmer Punk FACTS is a murder mystery set in Hebron. It is a work of fiction, but its starting point is an actual event: the murder in 1992 of Dr. Albert Glock, an American archaeologist teaching at Birzeit University in Ramallah. Two detectives, one Israeli, the other Palestinian, […]