Coming Event! Michael Lerner in Vancouver October 20 – 24, 2013

MICHAEL LERNER IN VANCOUVER OCTOBER 20 – 24  Rabbi Michael Lerner is an internationally-renowned social theorist, theologian and psychotherapist.  He is the founder and publisher of Tikkun magazine, one of the most respected intellectual/cultural digests in the Jewish world.  Rabbi Lerner also founded the Network of Spiritual Progressives in cooperation with Sister Joan Chittister and […]

The Oslo Agreements — 20 Years Old

September marks the 20th anniversary of the Oslo Accords, signed by Israel’s Ehud Barak, the PLO’s Yasser Arafat, and former U.S. President Bill Clinton.  After 20 years, let us take a few moments to refresh our memories and to reflect on those agreements, their purpose, and their outcomes.   In light of the current round […]

Walk for Reconciliation

Building Bridges Vancouver is proud to inform you of the forthcoming events in Vancouver of the Truth & Reconciliation Commission of Canada. The Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada has a mandate to learn the truth about what happened in the residential schools and to inform all Canadians about what happened in the schools. The […]

AWAKENING

Awakening by Ada Glustein                                                                                        Aug.31’2013 Planning Committee Member Building Bridges Vancouver   Exciting days in Vancouver!  Six local groups recently formed the Palestine Awareness Coalition, coming together to present the now famous four-map poster showing “Disappearing Palestine.”  The posters have appeared in several US cities, including New York and San Francisco.  They are now […]